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

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 220754

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

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Landscape with Classical Architecture and Three Boys playing with a Water Surprise, British (English) School, 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. A capriccio of architecture with water games.

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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Periods 20th century (180509)
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Subjects Imaginary Views (96)
Object Type Oil painting (14400)

Record Status

Enhanced

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