St James's Palace with a View of Pall Mall

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 1514045

Category Paintings
Date 1700 - 1753
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 546 x 902 mm (21 1/2 x 35 1/2 in)
Place of origin London
Collection 20 Grosvenor Gardens, London
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, St James's Palace with a View of Pall Mall, British (English) School, possibly William James (fl. London 1754-1771), 18th century. It is related to an etching and engraving by Thomas Bowles III (who also published it; see S. O'Connell, 1753) and an example is in the British Museum. There are other versions of the painting in the Lady Lever Art Gallery, Port Sunlight and the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool.

Provenance

Bequeathed by Sir John Fitzgerald (1884 - 1957) to the National Trust, with a life interst to his wife, Lady Mildred Fitzgerald (1878-1969) and given by her

Credit line

The Fitzgerald Collection (National Trust)

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist
possibly William James (fl. London 1754-1771) , artist

Related items

Place of origin London (50836)
London (50836)
Materials
Category Paintings (12641)
Collection 20 Grosvenor Gardens, London (18)
Periods 18th century (86296)
Maker British (English) School (3758)
William James (fl. London 1754-1771)  (1)
Subjects Pall Mall (1)
Object Type Oil painting (12901)

Record Status

Enhanced

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