View at Wick, near Bath
Thomas Barker (Pontypool 1769 – Bath 1847)
Oil painting on canvas, View at Wick, near Bath by Thomas Barker (Pontypool 1769 – Bath 1847), possibly signed in the right bottom corner and dated 1809. View of a wooded landscape with horse-drawn cart going over bridge in the centre, a man and a dog beside it, donkeys in the foreground, and chimneys of a house beyond.
Artist's sale, Phillips, 26 April 1823, lot no. 45, bought by Charles Winn for £13 13s. 6d;'Catalogue of paintings from the collection of Charles Winn Esq. of Nostell Priory' sold by auction on 1 October 1857 at Manchester, by W.D. Fullalove and Brother, bought in for £36 15s or £40; purchased by the National Trust by private treaty sale from Lord St Oswald in 2010.
Nostell Priory, The St Oswald Collection (National Trust)
Makers and roles
Thomas Barker (Pontypool 1769 – Bath 1847), artist
Brockwell 1915 Maurice Walter Brockwell, Catalogue of the Pictures and Other Works of Art in the Collection of Lord St Oswald at Nostell Priory, London 1915, cat. 52