Cope R.A., Charles West (1811 - 1890)
'Lambert, Dent Dale'. Black, red and white chalks on tan paper. Inscribed by the artist and (later?) signed with his monogram and dated '1838(?)'. The 1841 Census records a 'William Lambert, farmer, aged 45, with a wife, Jane, and 7 children, of Scalegill Foot, Dentdale. The 1851 Census records that he farmed 80 acres. 9x6.5 inches.