Panoramic View of Bath by Joseph William Allen

The artist's viewpoint can be established as Lyncombe Hill, on the present site of 6 Carlton Road.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
260 x 183 cm
Art Fund grant:
£12,000 ( Total: £48,000)
Acquired in:
1990
Vendor:
Christopher Gibbs

The gabled house in the immediate centre foreground still stands, and is reputedly the house in which Alexander Pope stayed.

Provenance

Sotheby's sale, 1988; Christopher Gibbs.

Venue details

The Museum of Bath Architecture The Countess of Huntingdon's Chapel, The Vineyards, BATH Somerset BA1 5NA 01225 333895 www.museumofbatharchitecture.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £4)

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