A Chelsea Interior by Robert Scott Tait

Depicts the ground floor of the interior of Thomas Carlyle's London home.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
58 x 89 cm
Art Fund grant:
£15,000 ( Total: £120,000)
Acquired in:
1999
Vendor:
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.

Provenance

William, 2nd Baron Ashburton thence by descent to present owner.

Venue details

Carlyle's House 24 Cheyne Row, Chelsea, LONDON London SW3 5HL 020 7352 7087 www.nationaltrust.org.uk/carlyles-house

Entry details

 Free entry with National Art Pass (standard entry price £6.00)

9 Mar – 30 Oct
Wed – Sun, 11am – 4.30pm
Bank Holiday Mondays, 11am ​– 4.30pm

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