Rumbling Bridge, near Dunkirk, Scotland

Object Number: 
1955.127
Date: 
1839-40
Medium: 
Graphite on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 7/8 x 14 3/4 in. ( 27.6 x 37.5 cm ) mat: 14 1/4 x 19 1/4 in. ( 36.2 x 48.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: lower left: "Rumbling Bridge/n[ea]r Dunkeld/Scotland./From outline Sketch by Bird (?)/ Whitby/June 29/1812"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Rumbling Bridge / nr Dunkirk / Scotland. / from outher[sic] sketch by Bird -- / June 29 / 1812 / Whitley"
Description: 
Landscape: after study of 1812
Gallery Label: 
This sketch depicts a waterfall and brook, spanned by a bridge.
Credit Line: 
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group