View of Sprotbrough Hall by Unknown Artist

A bird's eye view of Sprotbrough Hall gardens and surrounding countryside.

Details

Medium:
Oil on wood
Dimensions:
83 x 151 cm
Art Fund grant:
£4,330 ( Total: £17,500)
Acquired in:
1987
Vendor:
Rutland Gallery

The house was built and grounds laid out 1690 by Sir Joseph Copley, one of the earliest laid-out parks in this part of Yorkshire.

Provenance

In the collection of the late Lord Cromwell, whose family seat was Sprotbrough until its sale and demolition in 1926.

Venue details

Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery Chequer Road, DONCASTER South Yorkshire DN1 2AE 01302 734293 www.doncaster.gov.uk/museums

Entry details

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