A Boy herding Cows outside a Church

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 1452204

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1800 - 1899
Materials Oil on board
Measurements 325 x 417 x 22 mm
Place of origin England
Collection Quarry Bank, Cheshire (Accredited Museum)
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on board, A Boy herding Cows outside a Church, British (English) School, 19th century. Signed and dated centre right just behind the site edge. Small painting of a boy herding cows outside a church. The painting is under glass and is in a gold painted wooden frame.


Reverend Harry Hignett, Ringway Church;

Credit line

Quarry Bank Mill, The Greg Collection (National Trust)

Marks and inscriptions

On back:
On back:
Verso: On reverse of frame in ink: 'Ringway Church, Reverend Harry Hignett. Vicar for many years. Great friend of Quarry Bank Family'

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist

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Place of origin England (251406)
Category Art / Oil paintings (12615)
Collection Quarry Bank, Cheshire (Accredited Museum) (226)
Periods 19th century (173042)
Maker British (English) School (3779)
Subjects Scenes of work (76)
Object Type Oil painting (14400)

Record Status


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