Believed to depict the garden at Painshill in Surrey, rather than Virginia Water as described in the title, this is the first oil painting of an English landscape garden to enter the Garden Museum collection.
Painshill, Surrey by Unknown, c.1780
© Garden Museum
- Oil on canvas Dimensions: 72 x 92 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £3,571 ( Total: £11,160)
- Acquired in:
- John Nicholson's Auctions
Previously for sale through Artware Fine Art.