[Idol Rock, one of the Brimham Rocks, North Yorkshire.]
[n.d., c. June 1816.]
Watercolour. 150 x 210mm (6 x 8¼").
The 15-foot high Idol Rock, weighing an estimated 200 tons, sitting on a tiny rock only one foot in circumference. On the reverse is an ink mss. description by the artist. The artist issued a set of four aquatints of nearby Fountains Abbey in 1813, engraved by Robert and Daniell Havell, self-published at Ripon.
[Ref: 39087] £260.00