• A Gate leading to the North Transept of Chartres Cathedral, France -

    Signed with initials lower right: TMR/CHARTRES/1894

    Watercolour over traces of pencil

    494 x 237 mm., 19 ¼ x 9 ¼ in.


    Rooke was a regular visitor to Northern France, and especially Chartres, recording old buildings for John Ruskin for whom he worked between 1878 and 1893. He also worked for Morris & Co. and especially Burne-Jones.

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