Landscape with a Ruin

Carlo Bonavia (fl.1755-1788)
National Trust Inventory Number 732302

Category Paintings
Date 1755 - 1788
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 381 x 521 mm (15 x 20 1/2 in)
Place of origin
Collection Stourhead, Wiltshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Stourhead, Wiltshire, South West, National Trust

Summary description

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.

Provenance

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

Makers and roles

Carlo Bonavia (fl.1755-1788)

References

William Constable 'Carlo Bonavia: an addendum', Art Quarterly, XXV (1962), p.217, no.8 & fig 8.ia

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