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J. J.

[Sketchbook of views in England]

[England] , [1843-1844]
Physical Description:
1 sketchbook (27 drawings) ; 19 x 27 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
In Process DA660.J5 S54 1843+ Oversize
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Drawings & Watercolors
In contemporary dark green quarter roan and gray boards, with manuscript label on front cover. The front pastedown Ackermann & Co., Repository of Arts, 96, Strand--presumably where the present sketchbook was purchased by the artist.
Sketchbook containing 27 drawings (wash over graphite) of houses, churches, mills, and rural scenery. The artist--initials "J.J."--provides captions in graphite for most of the drawings; some are dated, from 1843 to 1844. The drawings vary in degree of completeness; fine details are rarely included. A label on the front cover, written in manuscript, notes locations: "Knowbury, Stoke Castle, Downton Castle, Ramsgate, Buford, Rugby, Leamington, Brockleton."
Subject Terms:
Downton Castle (Herefordshire, England)
Kent (England) -- Pictorial works.
Ramsgate (England) -- Pictorial works.
Shropshire (England) -- Pictorial works.
Travel sketches -- England.
Graphite drawings.
Wash drawings.

  • [1] Ramsgate Harbour
  • [2] Minster Church, Isle of Thanet
  • [3] Unidentified
  • [4] Ramsgate Harbour
  • [5] Pegwell Bay
  • [6] Entrance into Ramsgate from Broadstairs (noting the "Jews Synagogue" and "Rabbi's House")
  • [7] St Mary's Church, Stone, Kent
  • [8] Mr Huggins's Almshouses, Northfleet
  • [9] Rugby
  • [10] unidentified
  • [11] unidentified church
  • [12] Whitton Old Manor House --[13] Near Knowbury
  • [14] Whitton, near Knowbury
  • [15] Scene at Knowbury
  • [16] Cottages at Knowbury
  • [17] Stoke Castle, Shropshire
  • [18] Stoke Castle, Shropshire
  • [19] Burford, near Tenbury
  • [20] Brockleton Grove, Rev. J. Miller
  • [21] Bromfield Church, near Oakley Park
  • [22] Mill on the Fram, Downton Castle
  • [23] Scene at Downton Castle
  • [24] Downton Castle
  • [25] Oak at Oakley Park
  • [26] unidentified oak tree
  • [27] unidentified.

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