The Poultry Cross, Salisbury by Louise Rayner

This large watercolour depicts a lively view of the Poultry Cross and the adjacent street scene.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour
Dimensions:
35 x 55 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,993 ( Total: £7,892)
Acquired in:
1992
Vendor:
Phillips de Pury

The picture provides valuable insight into the activity, costume and architecture of the period. Rayner specialised in features scenes in old cathedral cities and market towns, notably Edinburgh, Chester and London.

Provenance

Private collection.

Venue details

The Salisbury Museum The King's House, 65 The Close, SALISBURY Wiltshire SP1 2EN 01722 332151 www.salisburymuseum.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry is £8)

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