File WCT/1/2/5 - Sketch books

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Sketch books


  • c.1817-1829 (Creation)

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3 volumes Sketchbooks

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Pencil sketches of landscapes, landmarks and botanical sketches, mostly Scotland. Pencil sketches of landscapes, landmarks and geological features, north east England. Pencil sketches of boats, and one watercolour study of a harbour scene.

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Open to the public

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  • English

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WCT 274

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