John Christian Schetky - 1820 Graphite Drawing, Near Beddgelert, Wales
DescriptionInscribed and dated on the reverse.On wove.
Some light foxing. A minor crease to the centre.
20.4 x 32.7cm (8" x 12.9")Sheet: 21.4 x 33.4cm (8.4" x 13.1")
From a set of pictures by John Christian Schetky.
See More Like This
John Christian Schetky (1778 – 1874) was a Scottish marine painter. He was descended from an old Hungarian-Transylvanian family, which, for political reasons, had emigrated to Leipzig at the beginning of the 16th century. He studied art under Alexander Nasmyth and after travelling on the continent, he settled in Oxford, where he taught for six years as a drawing-master. One of Schetky's best-known works, the 'Loss of the Royal George', painted in 1840, is now in Tate Britain.
|Artist||John Christian Schetky|
|Dimensions||20.4 x 32.7cm|
Delivery prices for this item are as follows
Remember - we combine shipping costs for multiple purchases automatically so go through to checkout for the final price.