Depicts a prospect of the park and house at Wanstead, Essex as they were in the 18th century.
- Oil on canvas
- 145 x 234 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £5,000 ( Total: £27,875)
- Acquired in:
The house, a Palladian mansion, was built by Richard Child, Viscount Castlemaine and later 1st Earl Tylney. Demolished in the 1820's.
John Child, 2nd Earl Tylney; by descent to William Pole Wellesley; Wanstead House sale, George Robins, 20th June 1822, Lot 136, A Bird's-Eye View of the Grounds and country round wanstead by Catton.