A large early 19th century watercolour of country house, possibly in the Lincolnshire area.
Signed on the reverse: JW Best signed 1816
Glazed and framed in a simple black frame.
The original hardwood backing board has been removed and replaced with acid free board to protect the life of the painting.
Signed on reverse. See photograph.
Sight incl mount: 22.75" x 16" ( 58cm x 41cm)
Frame: 25.5" x 19" (65cm x 48cm)
JW Best painted 'Mr Holland's residence at Worlaby nr Louth, Lincolnshire, sold Bonhams 1993, and also Cadeby Hall in 1835, sold Philips Leeds, 1986.
Please excuse photographic reflections on the glass. I Think I'm there somewhere!