Near Nantwich, Cheshire

Anthony Vandyke Copley Fielding,

WAG 705

About this object

'Near Nantwich, Cheshire' is probably a fairly late example of Fielding's work. It may have been intended as a partner to 'Near Arundel, Sussex' (WAG 704), also in the Walker Art Gallery collection.

Object specifics

  • Artist(s)
    Anthony Vandyke Copley Fielding (British: English, born:November 22 1787, died:3 March 1855)
  • Date
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Materials
    Watercolour; Paper
  • Measurements
    image: 18.4 cm x 26.7 cm
  • Physical description
    A landscape with a white house sheltered by trees on on the right. Two figures walk on a road which stretches from the foreground into the distance. It runs past a house and down towards woods in the distance with a cloudy sky above.
  • Related people
    Bernal Bagshawe (Previous owner); Anthony Vandyke Copley Fielding (Artist/maker); T W Wright (Previous owner); Harold E Young (Previous owner); Henry S Young (Previous owner)
  • Other number(s)
    WAG Inventory Number: 705
  • Credit line
    Presented to the Walker Art Gallery by Henry S Young from the collection of the late Harold E Young in 1931
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Collection
    From the Walker Art Gallery collections

Explore related

Publications

  • Early English Drawings and Watercolours in the Walker Art Gallery

    Edward Morris & Timothy Stevens

    Author: Edward Morris & Timothy Stevens
    Publisher: Liverpool Letterpress Limited, Member of the Steel House Press
    Date: 1968
    Description: Catalogue of Early English Drawings and Watercolours in the Walker Art Gallery collection

Ownership

Previous owners

  • Henry S Young

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1931
    Disposal method: Presented to the Walker Art Gallery in 1931
  • Harold E Young

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: Unknown or unrecorded
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
  • Bernal Bagshawe

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1923
    Disposal method: Sold at Christie's 27/iv/1923, lot 62, bt. Young £52 10s. 0d.
  • T W Wright

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: Unknown or unrecorded
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded

Inscriptions

Item inscriptions

  • Inscription text: Copley Fielding
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    Inscription note:
    Inscription location: lower left corner
Object view = Fine Art
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