Rudyard Lake, near Leek, Staffordshire

T. Blocksidge
National Trust Inventory Number 761408

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1800 - 1899
Materials Oil on canvas/paper (?)
Measurements 220 x 320 mm
Place of origin Staffordshire
Collection Bateman's, East Sussex (Accredited Museum)
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Rudyard Lake, near Leek, Staffordshire, T. Blocksidge, signed bottom right in red. It was at this place that Rudyard Kipling's parents first met, and he was named after it.


Bequeathed by Caroline Starr Balestier, Mrs Rudyard Kipling (1862-1939) with house (Bateman's) and contents

Credit line

Bateman’s, The Rudyard Kipling Collection (National Trust)

Makers and roles

T. Blocksidge, artist

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Periods 19th century (173945)
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Record Status


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