A Foxhound Bitch with her Litter in a Kennel

William Webb (Tamworth 1780 - Melton Mowbray 1856)
National Trust Inventory Number 1271080

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1823 (signed and dated)
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 597 x 737 mm (23 1/2 x 29 in)
Place of origin England
Collection Shugborough Estate, Staffordshire
On show at Shugborough Estate, Staffordshire, Midlands, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, A Foxhound Bitch with her Litter in a Kennel by William Webb (Tamworth 1780 - Melton Mowbray 1856), signed and dated: 1823. A foxhound bitch with a litter of puppies in a kennel.


Transferred to the National Trust with Shugborough’s park and contents of the state rooms, in part-payment of death-duties to the Treasury, following the death of Thomas, 4th Earl of Lichfield (1883 - 1960)

Credit line

Shugborough, The Anson Collection (National Trust)

Marks and inscriptions

1823 (signed and dated)

Makers and roles

William Webb (Tamworth 1780 - Melton Mowbray 1856), artist

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Place of origin England (252389)
Materials Canvas (10115)
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Oil paint (8601)
Category Art / Oil paintings (12632)
Collection Shugborough Estate, Staffordshire (3991)
Periods 19th century (173861)
Maker William Webb (Tamworth 1780 - Melton Mowbray 1856) (10)
Object Type Oil painting (14417)

Record Status


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