Falmouth Harbour, 13 July 1883

John Brett, RA (Reigate 1831 – Putney 1902)
National Trust Inventory Number 642020

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1883
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 250 x 480 mm
Place of origin England
Collection Hill Top, Cumbria (Accredited Museum)
On show at Hawkshead, Cumbria, North West, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Falmouth Harbour, 13 July 1883. No backboard. Identical in frame and format to two paintings by the same artist at Hill Top.


Came from Yew Tree Farm, Coniston. It was placed there by Beatrix Potter in the 1930's. Taken to Hill Top; bequeathed to the National Trust by Beatrix Potter, Mrs William Heelis, 1944

Makers and roles

John Brett, RA (Reigate 1831 – Putney 1902), artist

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