Prospect of Worcester from the East by Unknown Artist

This picture combines a charming depiction of 18th century farming activity - labourers cutting corn, raking, making a haystack, shooting partridge - with a strikingly accurate view of the cathedral and city of Worcester.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas laid on panel
Dimensions:
94 x 152 cm
Art Fund grant:
£11,490 ( Total: £72,000)
Acquired in:
1989
Vendor:
Lane Fine Art

The Malvern Hills are in the distance and shipping can be seen on the River Severn.

Venue details

Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum Foregate Street, WORCESTER Worcestershire WR1 1DT 01905 25371 www.museumsworcestershire.org.uk/

Entry details

Free to all

Mon – Sat, 10.30am – 4.30pm

Closed Sun and Bank Holidays

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