- Museum number
Castle by a lake at sunset; figure standing in a boat in still pool in foreground, woods along edge of pool and castle rising on rock in distance
Black and grey washes on cream paper
- Production date
Height: 234 millimetres
Width: 320 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- West was one of the Bristol school of artists whose work is often close to John Martin and Francis Danby.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2001 May-Sep BM, P&D, 'Paper Assets' (no cat.)
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- This item has an uncertain or incomplete provenance for the years 1933-45. The British Museum welcomes information and assistance in the investigation and clarification of the provenance of all works during that era.
Agnew's purchased this work at an auction in Bath, where the auctioneer thought that it had originally been in the collection of Sir George Beaumont, although this provenance was not in the auctioneer's catalogue and cannot be substantiated.
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