Landscape with a Ruin
Carlo Bonavia (fl.1755-1788)
Oil painting on canvas, Landscape with a Ruin by Carlo Bonavia (fl. 1755 -1788), signed CB. Figures stand next to a tree and rocks in front of a ruined tower. A waterfall flows on the left.
Given to the National Trust along with the house, its grounds, and the rest of the contents by Sir Henry Hugh Arthur Hoare, 6th Bt (1865 – 1947) in 1946
Stourhead, The Hoarr Collection (National Trust)
Makers and roles
Carlo Bonavia (fl.1755-1788), artist
William Constable 'Carlo Bonavia: an addendum', Art Quarterly, XXV (1962), p.217, no.8 & fig 8.ia