Warkworth Castle from the Sands, Northumberland

Warkworth Castle from the Sands, Northumberland



Alfred William Hunt, R.W.S. (1830-1896)
Looking towards Warkworth Castle, with the North Sea beyond

Signed and dated lower right: A W Hunt 1883
Watercolour heightened with scratching out
24.2 by 38 cm., 9 ½ by 15 in.

F.S. Teesdale;
A.F. Rawlinson;
Anonymous sale, Christie's, 23rd June 1944, lot 25, bought Walker Galleries for 2 guineas;
Norman D. Newall (1882-1952), Newbrough, Northumberland, his sale, Christie's, 13th December 1979, lot 165, where bought by the present owner

London, Fine Art Society, Loan Exhibition of Pictures and Drawings of Alfred W. Hunt, 1884, no.38

Hunt exhibited three pictures of this title at the Society of Painters in Water-colours between 1882 and 1895.