Beeston Castle, Cheshire by George Barrett Senior

The Ruins of Beeston Castle.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
90 x 122 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,000 ( Total: £4,500)
Acquired in:
1975
Vendor:
Leger Galleries

The artist came to England from Ireland in 1762, and was patronised by the aristocracy, notably the Dukes of Portland and Buccleuch. This picture was painted for Sir Peter Leicester of Tabley Hall, Northwich.

Provenance

J Craven,1874; Mrs J E Sandars.

Venue details

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

Entry details

Free to all

Mon – Sat, 10.30am – 5pm
Sun,1pm – 4pm

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