The Prospect

Details

  • Title

    The Prospect

  • Artist/maker

    Samuel Palmer (1805 - 1881)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1864 - 1881
  • Material and technique

    watercolour and bodycolour with gum arabic, on London board

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 50.8 x 70.5 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased with the assistance of the Art Fund (including a contribution from the Wolfson Foundation), the National Heritage Memorial Fund, the MLA/V&A Purchase Grant Fund, the Headley Trust, the Friends of the Ashmolean, and numerous private donations, 2005.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA2005.165

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Further reading

Colin Harrison, ‘The Art Fund Review 2005’, (2005), no. 5614

Harrison Colin, Palmer Caroline, Wodehouse Katherine, Dickinson Harry, Great British Drawings (Oxford, 2015), p. 158 no. 52

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