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

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.


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