Malin Head (Malinmore), Donegal, Ireland

Sir Frederic Leighton, Lord Leighton PRA (Scarborough 1830 – Kensington 1896)
National Trust Inventory Number 642011

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1892 - 1895
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements
Place of origin Ireland
Collection Hill Top, Cumbria (Accredited Museum)
On show at Hawkshead, Cumbria, North West, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Malin Head (Malinmore), Donegal by Sir Frederic Leighton, Lord Leighton PRA (Scarborough 1830 – Kensington 1896), 1892. An oil sketch - also one in Leighton House, London, of the same date and related to the background to Perseus and Andromeda in Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool.

Provenance

Leighton posthumous studio Sale,11th-13th July 1896, lot 176; bought by Potter [Rupert], Beatrix's father; bequeathed to the National Trust by Beatrix Potter, Mrs William Heelis (1866 - 1943).

Makers and roles

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

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Materials Canvas (10115)
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Category Art / Oil paintings (12632)
Collection Hill Top, Cumbria (Accredited Museum) (1386)
Periods 19th century (173920)
Maker Sir Frederic Leighton, Lord Leighton PRA (Scarborough 1830 – Kensington 1896) (21)
Subjects Donegal (3)
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Object Type Oil painting (14417)

Record Status

Enhanced

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