Landscape with Classical Architecture and Three Boys playing with a Water Surprise

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 220754

Category Paintings
Date 1900 - 1999
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 730 x 1308 mm (28 3/4 x 51 1/2 in)
Place of origin
Collection Avebury, Wiltshire
On show at Avebury, Wiltshire, South West, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Capriccio of Architecture with Water-Games/ Landscape with Classical Architecture and Three Boys playing with a Water Surprise by an Unknown artist, 20th century pastiche of 18th century picture OR an 18th century English version of an Italian type of composition and subject. An overmantel, set into the panelling of three boys playing by a classical building and a fountain.

Provenance

Part of the panelling created by the Jenners in 1920; acquired with the property in 1943

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist

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Place of origin
Materials
Category Paintings (12561)
Collection Avebury, Wiltshire (154)
Periods 20th century (172857)
Maker British (English) School (3722)
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Object Type Oil painting (10760)

Record Status

Enhanced

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