The Welsh Sale

Sat 21 March 2020, 10:30 AM - Cardiff Saleroom, South Wales

The Welsh Sale

Lot 30

HISTORICAL NINETEENTH CENTURY ALBUM OF WATERCOLOURS & PRINTS RELATING TO THE VIVIAN FAMILY & SWANSEA AREA in gilded Morocco binding and titled `Swansea Bay`, most pictures with explanatory notes and dates, many comprising Vivian residences including watercolours of `Marino 1816` and `...after alterations 1820`, `Singleton (Marino) 2nd Alteration`, `Lodges at Singleton`, also noted `A days fishing in Black Pill` and many sketches signed by Pitman (possibly John Pitman - fl.1814-1841) including `Tricksy, Little Foxhound Terrier from Truro Kennel` a portrait of a standing greyhound named `Venus` another of a horse and drawings of other animals, also signed Pitman `Mumbles Light House - Bracelet Bay` and other local scenes to Swansea. Also noted, a watercolour of the Ladies of Llangollen riding side-saddle, signed M Lindsay, watercolours and drawings of local scenes by pioneering photographer and painter Rev Calvert Richard Jones, original pencil drawings by Singleton architect P F Robinson, sketch of local scene signed Townley, various portraits of ships, fine watercolour botanical study signed Mrs Withers etc¦Provenance: consigned directly from a member of the Vivian family

Guide price
£700 - £1000

Hammer price £2,200.00