Information

This sketchbook comes from the collection of the librarian and book collector Mr Richard John Hampson. The sketchbook begins with Welsh watercolours of Caersws, near Machynelleth in 1875 and then to Bournemouth in the same year and again in 1877. there is a sketch of Cannon Hill park, Birmingham dated 1876. Myra Bunce appears to have stayed at lodgings overlooking the Bournemouth coast in 1875.

  • Purchased from Stephen Peter Lloyd with the support of Friends of Birmingham Museums and Gallery, 2001.
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

Makers

Association Artist Organisation
Artist Myra Louisa Bunce -

Inscriptions

Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
M L Bunce/ Bristol Road/ Birmingham/ 1875/ If anyone finds this book please/ Please return it to the above address/ [in another hand ]JW1206]/ [and] individual sketches annotated with brief notes, date and location.
- - Handwritten - Pencil.. Inside front cover.
 

Provenance

Early provenance unknown; Mr Richard John Hampson (book collector and librarian for Powys); Mrs H Lloyd (niece).

Associated places

Name Type
North Wales Depicted
Bournemouth, England Depicted

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