Folly Bridge at Oxford by Unknown Artist

Folly Bridge was demolished in 1770 which suggests that the painting may date from the mid-18th century, although it remained a convention to include the bridge in depictions of the view throughout the century.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
44 x 31 cm
Acquired in:
1987
Presented by:
A E Gunther through The Art Fund

Provenance

A.E. Gunther.

Venue details

Museum of the History of Science Broad Street, OXFORD Oxfordshire OX1 3AZ 01865 277280 www.mhs.ox.ac.uk

Entry details

Free to all
Offers with National Art Pass

Tue – Sun, 12 – 5pm​

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