Byland Abbey, Yorkshire

Byland Abbey, Yorkshire

Title: Byland Abbey, Yorkshire
Date: unknown or unrecorded
Artist(s): Anthony Vandyke Copley Fielding (British: English, born:November 22 1787, died:3 March 1855)
Materials: Watercolour; Paper
Information: Fielding is known to have made and exhibited several watercolours of Byland Abbey in Yorkshire at the Old Watercolour Society, now known as the Royal Society of Watercolour. He exhibited views of the Abbey there in 1837, 1838, 1844 and 1852. Along with views of 'Raby Castle' (WAG 8185), it was one his most popular subjects and he returned to it frequently.
Accession no: WAG 8186
Credit line: Bequeathed to the Walker Art Gallery by C F J Beausire in 1972
Location: Item not currently on display