View of the Main Front of Beningbrough Hall by John Joseph Bouttats

One of the few paintings from Bourchier's time at Beningbrough Hall and used by the National Trust on the cover of its guidebook.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
122 x 175 cm
Art Fund grant:
£60,000
Acquired in:
2005
Vendor:
Private vendor

This view also depicts flanking pavilions which were never built.

Artists include

Provenance

Presumed commissioned by John Bourchier; ?by descent to Margaret Earle; by descent to Rev. William Dawnay, 6th Viscount Downe; then by descent.

Venue details

Beningbrough Hall Beningbrough, YORK North Yorkshire YO30 1DD 01904 472 027 www.nationaltrust.org.uk/beningbrough-hall-gallery-and-gardens

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £10.80)

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