A Wooded Hill with the Sea beyond

Sir Frederic Leighton, Lord Leighton PRA (Scarborough 1830 – Kensington 1896)
National Trust Inventory Number 584345

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1850 - 1896
Materials Oil on board
Measurements 311 x 406 mm (12 1/4 x 16 in)
Place of origin England
Collection Wallington, Northumberland (Accredited Museum)
On show at Wallington, Northumberland, Yorkshire and North East, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on board, A Wooded Hill with the Sea beyond by Sir Frederic Leighton, Lord Leighton PRA (Scarborough 1830 – Kensington 1896). A view of the blue sea, seen through the autumn colours of the trees.

Provenance

Lord Leighton (1830 - 1896) sale, Christie's, 13 July 1896, lot 242; bought by Agnew; Joseph Ruston (1835 - 1897), his sale 21 May 1898, lot 29; Sir George Otto Trevelyan (1838-1928), 1898 (see his ms. Diary); given with the property to the National Trust in 1941 by Sir Charles Philips Trevelyan, 3rd Bt (1870 - 1958)

Credit line

Wallington, The Trevelyan Collection (National Trust)

Marks and inscriptions

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Makers and roles

Sir Frederic Leighton, Lord Leighton PRA (Scarborough 1830 – Kensington 1896), artist

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Category Art / Oil paintings (12613)
Collection Wallington, Northumberland (Accredited Museum) (10368)
Periods 19th century (172931)
Maker Sir Frederic Leighton, Lord Leighton PRA (Scarborough 1830 – Kensington 1896) (21)
Subjects Landscape (949)
Object Type Oil painting (14398)

Record Status

Enhanced

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