Rudyard Lake, near Leek, Staffordshire
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
Bateman’s, The Rudyard Kipling Collection (National Trust)
Makers and roles
T. Blocksidge, artist