St Werburgh's Mount, Chester by Louise Rayner

St Werburgh's Mount was the house of the well-known Chester antiquary Thomas Hughes, which stood immediately to the south of Chester Cathedral.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour with bodycolour
Dimensions:
56 x 40 cm
Art Fund grant:
£375 ( Total: £15,000)
Acquired in:
1983
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Provenance

One of a pair of drawings commissioned by Thomas Hughes prior to the houses's demolition in 1872. This one was done in late summer. Then by descent.

Venue details

Grosvenor Museum 27 Grosvenor Street, CHESTER Cheshire CH1 2DD 01244 972 197 www.cheshirewestmuseums.co.uk

Entry details

Free to all

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