Lincoln from the South by Peter De Wint

The view is from the Little Bargate (now demolished) looking over the city northwards, with the Cathedral crowning the hill in the background.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
61 x 93 cm
Art Fund grant:
£126 ( Total: £378)
Acquired in:
1941
Vendor:
Christie's

Trees and park land in the foreground are painted in the artist's usual low tones. We see ruins of the old city gate, and a bridge in rich red brick, with cattle crossing.

Provenance

Collection of Miss Grace Tatlock

Venue details

The Collection: Art and Archaeology in Lincolnshire Danes Terrace, LINCOLN Lincolnshire LN2 1LP 01522 550990 www.thecollectionmuseum.com

Entry details

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