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Drawings and Water Colours / WD384

Love Dreaming by the Sea

Artist/Maker: Solomon, Simeon [1840-1905]

Watercolour on paper, mounted on a wooden stretcher: gilded wood frame

360 x 265 mm.
Bequest: George Powell 1882

This work was commissioned by George Powell. An undated letter from Solomon to Powell consults the patron about the composition; ''would you like the ruined temple background to your ''Love'' or the sea + sky that we spoke of elsewhere - will you kindly let me have a line as it is being begun''

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