• Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1906.
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery


Association Artist Organisation
Artist Frederick Sandys -


Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
the white is the brilliant golden green of the sunset seen / through dark blue clouds lightened up faintly with red - / north of the sun / All the whites intensely brilliant orange - amost crimson - dark blue clouds covering / at their lower parts lighted up with bright red - the dark hues in / the sketch are red - / Weybourne Nov - 9 - 58 -
- - Handwritten - Pencil


Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
Frederick Sandys 1829-1904
182 Brighton Museum and Art Gallery 1974-05-07 - 1974-07-14
182 Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield 1974 - 1974


Author(s) Date(s) Publisher Pages
City of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery: Catalogue of the Permanent Collection of Drawings
A E Whitley 1939 Bemrose & Sons, Ltd., Derby p. 392
Frederick Sandys 1829-1904: A Catalogue Raisonné
Betty Elzea 2001 Antique Collectors' Club in association with Norfolk Museums and Archaeology Service no. 1.A.133, pp. 113-14.


Almost certainly to have been acquired by Charles Fairfax Murray from the artist, or from the sale of the contents of the Sandys family home after the death of Sandys' mother in September 1883 (Elzea).

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