A Lady and a Gentleman admiring Drawings of Flowers in an Interior

Alexander Mosses (Liverpool 1793 - Liverpool 1837)
National Trust Inventory Number 1530116

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1834 (signed and dated)
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 1143 x 927 mm (45 x 36 1/2 in)
Place of origin
Collection Hinton Ampner, Hampshire (Accredited Museum)
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, A Lady and a Gentleman admiring Drawings of Flowrs in an Interior by Alexander Mosses (Liverpool 1793 - Liverpool 1837), signed and dated, bottom left: Alexr. Mosses 1834. A lady in a green dress, seated, a gentleman standing behind her, in an interior.


G. M. Chevy (dealer); acquired by Ralph Stawell Dutton (1898-1985), 8th and last Lord Sherborne, in 1938 for £25; with William Drown, Ltd., picture conservation and restoration, in July 1963, when a new gilt frame was supplied; bequeathed to the National Trust by Ralph Stawell Dutton, with the rest of the collections, house, gardens and estate of Hinton Ampner.

Credit line

Hinton Ampner, The Ralph Dutton Collection (National Trust)

Makers and roles

Alexander Mosses (Liverpool 1793 - Liverpool 1837), artist

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Record Status


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