George Morland (London 1763 – London 1804)
Oil painting on canvas, The Departure by George Morland (London 1763 – London 1804), signed and dated, top left on lintel of doorway: G. Morland, 1792. A winter scene; at a cottage door a youth takes leave of a girl, whose right hand he holds; a coachman stands by their side; the coach is seen in the background.
Given with Upton House to the National Trust by Walter Samuel, 2nd Viscount Bearsted (1882 – 1948) shortly before his death in 1948
Upton House, The Bearsted Collection (National Trust)
Marks and inscriptions
G. Morland, 1792 (signed and dated)
Makers and roles
George Morland (London 1763 – London 1804), artist