A view looking down Minster Street in Salisbury showing medieval buildings.
The Cross at Salisbury While Under Repair by William Callow, exhibited 1874
© The Salisbury Museum
- Oil on canvas
- 25.2 x 35 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £625 ( Total: £2,500)
- Acquired in:
- Mrs A E Condello
It provides a record of restoration work being carried out on the Market (Poultry) Cross. This market cross has proved to be a popular subject with artists and illustrators and this depiction is especially important as it depicts the cross with repair work in progress.
Royal Academy 1874; Sotheby's USA 1988; Lacewing Fine Art Gallery, Wiltshire 1994; Mrs A E Condello.