This oil painting depicts one of the lavishly decorated rooms in the now demolished Smeaton Mansion in East Lothian.
The Oval Room, Smeaton Hepburn by Patrick William Adam, c. 1900
© East Lothian Museums Service
- oil on canvas
- 69.5 × 50cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £938 ( Total: £3,750)
- Acquired in:
- Lyon and Turnbull
Patrick William Adam had settled nearby following extensive travels painting the landscapes of Rome, Venice and Russia. He spent the remainder of his life recording the interiors of local society households, of which this is a prime example.
Unknown. The auction house's catalogue was checked by the Art Loss Register and no matches were found.