DAC Collection Artist Information
John Sell Cotman
English painter and etcher
Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Known for his portraits of London society, homely genre scenes, and highly finished narrative pictures. His later impressionistic oils and watercolors of his native East Anglia are considered some of his most successful work. British artist and architectural illustrator.
Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500014103.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.
Objects related to John Sell Cotman:
|John Sell Cotman||Thwayt Church, South Door, 1813, 1813 (published 1818)||Etching|
|John Sell Cotman||Liber Studiorum: A Series of Sketches and Studies, 1838||Etching on leaves in bound volumes|
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