The Fish Inn Buttermere by Julius Caesar Ibbetson

The Fish Inn was the home of Mary Robinson, 'the beauty of Buttermere', who was the subject of one of Wordsworth's passionate discussions in The Prelude.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
33 x 46 cm
Art Fund grant:
£981 ( Total: £3,925)
Acquired in:
1988
Vendor:
Agnew's

Provenance

Rotha Mary Clay; Agnew's.

Venue details

Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum Town End, GRASMERE Cumbria LA22 9SH 01539 435 544 www.wordsworth.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £7.50)

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