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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