A view looking down Minster Street in Salisbury showing medieval buildings.

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.

Provenance

Royal Academy 1874; Sotheby's USA 1988; Lacewing Fine Art Gallery, Wiltshire 1994; Mrs A E Condello.


The Salisbury Museum

The King's House, 65 The Close, SALISBURY, Wiltshire, SP1 2EN
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