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Melrose Abbey: The East Window

Thomas Girtin

English, 1775–1802

Melrose Abbey: The East Window

1800

Medium Watercolor and graphite on cream wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 14 7/8 x 11 3/16 in. (37.8 x 28.4 cm)
Object Number 2007.8.85
Acquisition Gift of the Manton Art Foundation in memory of Sir Edwin and Lady Manton, 2007
Status Off View

Image Caption

Thomas Girtin, Melrose Abbey: The East Window, 1800, Watercolor and graphite on cream wove paper. Gift of the Manton Art Foundation in memory of Sir Edwin and Lady Manton, 2007. The Clark Art Institute, 2007.8.85.

Bibliography

Clarke, Jay, ed. Landscape, Innovation, and Nostalgia: The Manton Collection of British Art. Williamstown, MA: The Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2012.

Provenance

Col. H. S. Eeles, sale, Christie’s, London, 14 Nov. 1989, no. 91; [Spink & Son, Ltd., London, no. K3 10079, sold to Manton, Apr. 1995]; Sir Edwin A. G. Manton, New York (1995–d. 2005); Manton Family Art Foundation (2005–2007, given to the Clark); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2007.

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