A Grey Day, Highgate Pond, London

Rose Carte, Mrs Coulson (b. St Pancras, London 1854)
National Trust Inventory Number 85025

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1884 - 1884 (exh)
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 292 x 596 mm (11 ½ x 23 ½ in)
Place of origin London
Collection Coleton Fishacre, Devon (Accredited Museum)
On show at Coleton Fishacre, Devon, South West, National Trust

‘A Grey Day’, a painting of Highgate Pond by Rose Carte (Rupert D’Oyly Carte's cousin/Richard's sister). She was a member of the West London Sketching Club and exhibited at the Grosvenor Gallery in 1884

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, A Grey Day, Highgate Pond, London by Rose Carte, Mrs Coulson (b. St Pancras, London 1854), 1884. Painted by Richard D'Oyly Carte's sister.


Acquired in 1982

Credit line

Coleton Fishacre, The D’Oyly Carte Collection (National Trust)

Marks and inscriptions

Verso: ["A Grey Day"] / [painted for West] / [London Sketching Club] / [by Rose Carte] / [Exhibited Grosnen-] / [or Gallery 1884]
Verso: [Highgate Pond] / [by Rose Coulson] / [(née Carte)] / [Sister of Blanche Monnington]
Verso: [Property of] / [Dorothea Monnington]

Makers and roles

Rose Carte, Mrs Coulson (b. St Pancras, London 1854), artist

Related items

Place of origin London (53508)
Category Art / Oil paintings (12632)
Collection Coleton Fishacre, Devon (Accredited Museum) (4901)
Periods 19th century (173861)
Maker Rose Carte, Mrs Coulson (b. St Pancras, London 1854) (1)
Subjects Highgate Pond  (1)
Object Type Oil painting (14417)

Record Status


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