This landscape of Cassiobury Park depicts the Earl of Essex with his family in the foreground and Cassiobury House in the background.
A View of Cassiobury Park by John Wootton, c. 1748
© Watford Museum
- Oil on canvas
- 71.1 x 127 cm (28 x 50in.)
- Art Fund grant:
- £29,192 ( Total: £92,380)
- Acquired in:
The painting was on display in Cassiobury House until it was demolished in 1922.
Cassiobury Park sale, Knight, Frank and Rutley, London 1922; The Earl of Essex sale, Sotheby's London, 1980; Richard Green, London; private collection, USA; Sotheby's, New York.
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