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Oil painting - An Old Cottage, St Albans
  • An Old Cottage, St Albans
    Mulready, William RA, born 1786 - died 1863
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An Old Cottage, St Albans

  • Object:

    Oil painting

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (painted)

  • Date:

    1805-1806 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mulready, William RA, born 1786 - died 1863 (painter (artist))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Oil on canvas

  • Credit Line:

    Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857

  • Museum number:

    FA.151[O]

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Oil on canvas depicting old cottages in St. Albans on an overcast day. There is an elderly couple standing in the street in front of the cottage.

Place of Origin

Britain (painted)

Date

1805-1806 (painted)

Artist/maker

Mulready, William RA, born 1786 - died 1863 (painter (artist))

Materials and Techniques

Oil on canvas

Dimensions

Height: 35.3 cm approx., Width: 25.2 cm approx.

Object history note

Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857

Descriptive line

Oil painting entitled 'Old Cottages, St Albans' by William Mulready. Great Britain, 1805-1806.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Catalogue of British Oil Paintings 1820-1860, Ronald Parkinson, Victoria and Albert Museum, London: HMSO, 1990, p. 208

Materials

Oil paint; Canvas

Techniques

Oil painting

Subjects depicted

Cottages

Categories

Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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