COWEN, William. 20518



Autograph Receipt for five guineas received from Mr. Robson for a drawing of Olevans, near Rome, signed ‘Wm. Cowen’. 3 x 8 inches, fine, with Treasury receipt stamp. Rotherham, 5 November 1828. William Cowen (1791 –1864), English landscape painter. His work includes views of towns in Yorkshire, Italy, France, Ireland and particularly Corsica. In 1824 he published Six Views of Italian and Swiss Scenery, which included his own engravings from his continental tours.