Croxden Abbey, Staffordshire by Henry Gastineau

Croxden Abbey was founded by Bertram de Verdun in 1176 for Cistercians and have been in ruins for a long time.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour
Dimensions:
64 x 82 cm
Art Fund grant:
£500 ( Total: £2,000)
Acquired in:
1993
Vendor:
Abbott & Holder

This typically Romantic view of the ruins was exhibited at The Society of Painters in Watercolours in 1851.

Venue details

Shire Hall Gallery Market Square, STAFFORD Staffordshire ST16 2LD 01785 278345 www.staffordshire.gov.uk/sams

Entry details

Free to all

Mon, Wed – Sat, 9.30am – 5pm
Tue, 10am – 5pm
Sun, 1pm – 4pm

Closed between exhibitions

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