Henley from the Wargrave Road by Jan Siberechts

The painting shows the 17th century buildings of Henley, including the old wooden bridge with stone flood arches, the cupola of the Guildhall, the Church and the mill on the river.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
90 x 121 cm
Art Fund grant:
£57,863 ( Total: £771,500)
Acquired in:
2001
Vendor:
Bonhams

It also depicts agriculture and haymaking in the riverside meadows.

Provenance

Harry Hamilton Johnston by 1898 and then by descent to the present owner.

Venue details

River & Rowing Museum Mill Meadows, HENLEY-ON-THAMES Oxfordshire RG9 1BF 01491 415600 www.rrm.co.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £11)

Daily, 10am – 5pm

Closed 24 – 26, 31 Dec and 1 Jan

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