English 19th century folk art watercolour of a country house  by J W Best 1816
English 19th century folk art watercolour of a country house  by J W Best 1816
English 19th century folk art watercolour of a country house  by J W Best 1816
English 19th century folk art watercolour of a country house  by J W Best 1816

English 19th century folk art watercolour of a country house  by J W Best 1816

Large watercolour of a country house, JW Best 1816

 

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)

 

£ 590.00

 

Ref:  134

 

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.

 

English 19th century folk art watercolour of a country house  by J W Best 1816
English 19th century folk art watercolour of a country house  by J W Best 1816

Please excuse photographic reflections on the glass.  I Think I'm there somewhere!