Reverend Arthur Matthews (1788 - 1840)

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 998390

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1812
Materials Oil on board
Measurements 580 x 400 mm
Place of origin
Collection Sizergh Castle, Cumbria
On show at Sizergh Castle, Cumbria, North West, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on board, Reverend Arthur Matthews (1788 - 1840) in his Library, British (English) School, 1812. [previously: John Downman, RA (Ruabon, North Wales, 1750 – Wrexham 1824).] Fellow of Brasenose college, Oxford and Rector of Linton. Canon of Hereford 1788-1840. 4th son of Colonel John Matthews of Belmont.


Given by Henry Hornyold Strickland (1890 – 1975) with Sizergh Castle and its estates in 1950

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist
John Downman, RA (Ruabon, North Wales 1750 – Wrexham 1824), artist

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