Cavaliers halting on a Roadway in a Landscape

Jacques d'Arthois (Brussels 1613 – Brussels 1686)
National Trust Inventory Number 290452

Category Paintings
Date 1630 - 1686
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 570 x 850 mm
Place of origin Brussels
Collection Calke Abbey, Derbyshire (Accredited Museum)
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Cavaliers halting on a Roadway in a Landscape by Jacques d'Arthois (Brussels 1613 – Brussels 1686). Landscape with cavaliers on a road. Group of men to left standing around fallen tree. Cavalier wearing a red jacket reads a letter. A white horse rears up mounted by a cavalier with armour.

Provenance

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

Credit line

Calke Abbey, The Harpur Crewe Collection (acquired with the help of the help of the National Heritage Memorial Fund)

Makers and roles

Jacques d'Arthois (Brussels 1613 – Brussels 1686), artist

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Record Status

Enhanced

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