Cottage at Burghfield, near Reading, with Pond

Arthur Hughes II (London 1832 - Kew 1915)
National Trust Inventory Number 622752

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date circa 1886 - 1887
Materials Oil on board
Measurements 29.4 x 45.4 cm
Place of origin
Collection Borrowdale, Cumbria
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on board, Cottage at Burghfield, near Reading, with Pond by Arthur Hughes (London 1832 - Kew 1915), before 1887 signed lower left: 'Arthur Hughes'. A red cottage to left, in a garden; gorse bushes and watery meadow in foreground.


George Birkbeck Hill; thence to his son Sir (Arthur) Norman Hill; thence in 1944 to his daughter, Beatrice; bequeathed/given in 1980 by Beatrice Hill (d.1983)

Marks and inscriptions


Makers and roles

Arthur Hughes II (London 1832 - Kew 1915), artist


Roberts 1997 Leonard Roberts, Arthur Hughes, Woodbridge 1997, no. 216

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