Swaledale Ram from Troutbeck, looking south down Lake Windemere

William Taylor Longmire (1841 - 1914)
National Trust Inventory Number 478843

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1860 - 1914
Materials Oil on canvas
Place of origin Windermere
Collection Townend, Cumbria (Accredited Museum)
On show at Townend, Troutbeck, Cumbria, North West, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Swaledale Ram from Troutbeck looking South down Lake Windermere by William Taylor Longmire (1841 - 1914), signed T.Longmire. It depicts a sheep in profile with lake in background.


Purchased by the National Trust from the wife of the last owner, Mr Oswald Hedley (1884-1945), at the same time the house was accepted by HM Treasury in lieu of estate duty and transferred in 1947

Marks and inscriptions

signed by T.Longmire

Makers and roles

William Taylor Longmire (1841 - 1914), artist

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