A dark atmospheric landscape with a house to the left and the kiln emitting a strong yellow light in the middle.
The Lime Kiln by John Crome, 18051806
© Eltham Palace and Gardens
- Oil on canvas
- 51 x 75 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £26,334 ( Total: £52,250)
- Acquired in:
The picture was part of Courtauld's collection when he moved to Eltham Palace and was integral to the design of the Dining Room.
Thomas Churchyard; 1878 Mrs Temple-Silver, 1920 Hon. Captain Charles Hanbury-Tracey; 1923 Major Sir Stephen L Courtauld and then by descent.