Depicts numerous poor people in a humble interior of the cottage class.
Baptism in Scotland by John Phillip, 1850
© Aberdeen Art Gallery
- Oil on canvas
- 104 x 145 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £5,000 ( Total: £31,500)
- Acquired in:
- Fine Art Society
Remarkable for the clear northern light.
Painted for James Eden, Fairlaun, Lancashire, 1850; Baron Albert Grant, 1887; Sir John Pender, 1887; J.Pierpoint Morgan, 1913.
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