On the Tavy

Description
A simple painting, this work by Widgery gives a basic landscape view of the River Tavy in the Dartmoor area. Coincidentally, his son Frederick John Widgery would also depict this same topic later in his life using watercolours, preserving the integrity of the area.
Accession Loan No.
46/1922/2
Collection Class
Paintings
Medium
oil on canvas
Common Name
On the Tavy
Simple Name
painting
Full Name
On the Tavy
Dimensions
stretcher H 1317 mm; stretcher length 1826 mm; frame H 1465 mm; frame length 1978 mm
Production Person Surname
Widgery
Production Person Initials
William
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Production Year Low
1850
Production Year High
1893
Production Town
Exeter
Production County
Devon
Production Country
United Kingdom: England
Production Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Topography Village
Dartmoor

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