A Lake District Scene by Alfred William Hunt (1830–1896). Late 1840s. Graphite and watercolor on paper, 136 x 198 mm (5 3/8 x 7 3/4 inches). The Crowther-Oblak Collection of Victorian Art. Source: Awakening Beauty, no. 45. [Click on image to enlarge it.]
Provenance: Bought as Lot 674, Horners, 5th December 2009. Probably an early work from the late 1840’s. This may be one of the pictures exhibited at the Liverpool Academy in 1847. — Paul Crowther.
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Crowther, Paul. Awakening Beauty: The Crowther-Oblak Collection of Victorian Art. Exhibition catalogue. Ljubljana: National Gallery of Slovenia; Galway: Moore Institute, National University of Ireland, 2014.
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