A Bay Horse in a Stable

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 290484

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1800 - 1899
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 690 x 900 mm
Place of origin
Collection Calke Abbey, Derbyshire (Accredited Museum)
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, A Bay Horse in a Stable, British (English) School. A bay horse in a stable, standing facing left, a manger in front and a tack cupboard behind.


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

British (English) School, artist

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Place of origin
Materials Canvas (10115)
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Category Art / Oil paintings (12632)
Collection Calke Abbey, Derbyshire (Accredited Museum) (21629)
Periods 19th century (173945)
Maker British (English) School (3778)
Subjects Animals (641)
Object Type Oil painting (14421)

Record Status


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