Scene on a Towing-path
Thomas Rowlandson (1756-1827)
Counterproof with additional pen and ink and watercolour on wove paper
Width 27 x height 18 cm
Museum no. E.4163-1923
This ‘drawing’ is an example of Rowlandson’s habit of repeating drawings for sale by working up and colouring counterproofs of original pen drawings. It os interesting that the counterproof but not the original drawing is signed.