Retirement by William Havell

This picture is probably inspired by William Cowper's poem 'Retirement', written in 1781.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour on paper
Dimensions:
43 x 57 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,500 ( Total: £6,000)
Acquired in:
1990
Vendor:
Mrs E Knight

Provenance

Mrs Betty Knight.

Venue details

Reading Museum Town Hall, Blagrave Street, READING Berkshire RG1 1QH 0118 937 3400 www.readingmuseum.org.uk

Entry details

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