A Castle and Burning Kiln over a River by Moonlight

attributed to Abraham Pether (Chichester 1756 – Southampton 1812)
National Trust Inventory Number 1430436

Category Paintings
Date circa 1800
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 330 x 410
Place of origin
Collection Chastleton House, Oxfordshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Chastleton House, Oxfordshire, London and South East, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, A Castle and Burning Kiln over a River by Moonlight, attributed to Abraham Pether (Chichester 1756 – Southampton 1812), circa 1800. Castle on cliff to left, moon slightly to the right; river in centre with fishing boats; tower with flare in background to right (?lighthouse). Overhanging tree to far right.

Makers and roles

attributed to Abraham Pether (Chichester 1756 – Southampton 1812) , artist

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Place of origin
Materials Canvas (10043)
Oil paint (8301)
Category Paintings (12645)
Collection Chastleton House, Oxfordshire (Accredited Museum) (4026)
Periods 18th century (85758)
Maker Abraham Pether (Chichester 1756 – Southampton 1812)  (4)
Subjects
Object Type Oil painting (12451)

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