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

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.


The Museum of Bath Architecture

The Countess of Huntingdon's Chapel, The Vineyards, Bath, Somerset, BA1 5NA
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