The picture is a version of that in the Tate.
The Canterbury Pilgrims by Thomas Stothard, 1817
© The Beaney House of Art & Knowledge
- Oil on panel
- 28 x 94 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £300 ( Total: £1,250)
- Acquired in:
- Roy Miles
The engraving of the composition, the subject of a celebrated dispute between Stothard and Blake, who also treated the theme, enjoyed great popularity in the 19th century.
Samuel Boddington; Vicountess Alford; Countess Comptonn; by descent to the Dowager Lady Loch.
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