Oil painting on canvas, Winter Scene, Dutch School 17th century. A cluster of figures on ice around a horse drawn sleigh in the foreground. A round tower and spires of a town in the distance.
Acquired with Calke Abbey's contents, with the aid of a grant provided by the National Heritage Memorial Fund, thanks to a special allocation of money from the Government and transferred in lieu of tax on the estate of Charles Jenney Harpur-Crewe (1917 - 1981) to the National Trust with the house that was given by Henry Jenney Harpur-Crewe (1921- 1991), in 1984
Calke Abbey, The Harpur Crewe Collection (acquired by the National Trust with the help of the help of the National Heritage Memorial Fund in 1984)
Makers and roles
Dutch School, artist previously catalogued as attributed to Salomon van Ruysdael (Naarden 1600/03 - Haarlem 1670), artist