A Cottage in Winter, with a Man gathering Wood

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 515723.6

Category Paintings
Date 1800 - 1899
Materials Oil on metal
Measurements 75 x 97 mm
Place of origin
Collection Anglesey Abbey, Cambridgeshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Anglesey Abbey, Cambridgeshire, East of England, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on metal, A Cottage in Winter, with a Man gathering Wood by British (English) School, 19th C. Snowy winter landscape with a thatched cottage in the centre, smoke coming out of the chimney, a background of snow-laden trees, in the foreground a fallen tree, and a path leading to the right and to the cottage, a man dressed in a red jacket and a dark hat is walking towards the cottage with a bundle of sticks on his back. Dark cloudy sky.

Provenance

Bequeathed to the National Trust by Huttleston Rogers Broughton, 1st Lord Fairhaven (1896-1966) with the house and the rest of the contents.

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist

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Place of origin
Materials Metal (167664)
Category Paintings (12603)
Collection Anglesey Abbey, Cambridgeshire (Accredited Museum) (9621)
Periods 19th century (165777)
Maker British (English) School (3752)
Subjects
Object Type Oil painting (11485)

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