Depicts the ground floor of the interior of Thomas Carlyle's London home.
A Chelsea Interior by Robert Scott Tait, 1857
© Carlyle's House
- Oil on canvas
- 58 x 89 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £15,000 ( Total: £120,000)
- Acquired in:
- The Marquess of Northampton
Thomas Carlyle stands to the left by the fireplace with his wife, Jane, seated on the other side of the fireplace.
William, 2nd Baron Ashburton thence by descent to present owner.