Tavy Cleave, Dartmoor

Description
Most notably prominent in this Widgery painting in the river Tor, rushing madly at a particular rough area in the environment at the foreground of the piece. The severe gorge of the Tavy Cleave is given its full spotlight, showcasing its namesake to both the left and right of the river Tor in the mid- and background.
Accession Loan No.
77/1953/18
Collection Class
Drawings
Medium
watercolour on paper
Common Name
Tavy Cleave, Dartmoor
Simple Name
drawing
Full Name
Tavy Cleave, Dartmoor
Dimensions
paper H 248 mm; paper length 348 mm; frame H 523 mm; frame length 625 mm
Production Person Surname
Widgery
Production Person Initials
Frederick John
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Production Year Low
1890
Production Year High
1896
Production Town
Exeter
Production County
Devon
Production Country
United Kingdom: England
Production Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Topography Village
Dartmoor
Inscription / Transcription
Tavy Cleave, Dartmoor; Tavy Cleave, Dartmoor F J Widgery

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