Samuel Hieronymus Grimm
View of Little Chelsea
Pen and black ink, gray wash, over graphite, on paper.
6 3/8 x 9 5/16 inches (162 x 237 mm)
Purchased as a gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles F. Morgan.
Inscribed twice at upper left, in pen and black ink, "Sept. 18th 1772"; and at lower left, "little chelsea"; variously inscribed with color notes.
Spink and Son, Ltd., London.
Watermark: fragment of fleur-de-lis surmounted by a crown.