Bolton Abbey on the River Wharfe, 1825

  • John Charles Bromley, English, 1795-1839
  • William Bernard Cooke, English, 1778-1855
  • Thomas Girtin, English, 1775-1802

Mezzotint printed in black on laid paper

  • Framed: plate: 7 3/4 x 10 7/8 in. 19.6 x 27.6 cm sheet: 11 x 15 1/4 in. 27.9 x 38.7 cm

Founders Society Purchase, Miscellaneous Gifts Fund

F72.283.249

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Exterior
  • Landscape

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

In plate, lower left: Drawn by Thomas Girtin.; lower right: Engraved by John Bromley.; center bottom margin: BOLTON ABBEY on the RIVER WHARFE. / The Drawing in the possession of Sir William Pilkington, Bart: / RIVERS OF ENGLAND, PLATE 14. / London, Published June 1, 1825, by W.B. Cooke, 9, Soho Square.

Provenance

Kennedy Gallery and Edith Cole Silberstein

Rights Status

John Charles Bromley; after Thomas Girtin, Bolton Abbey on the River Wharfe, 1825, Mezzotint printed in black on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Miscellaneous Gifts Fund, F72.283.249.