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Creator:
John Ferneley, 1782–1860, British
Title:
The Rev. and Mrs. Henry Palmer with their six younger children at Withcote Hall, Near Oakham, Leicestershire
Date:
1838
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 52 x 46 inches (132.1 x 116.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated, lower center: "J. Ferneley | 1838"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.288
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
baby carriage | bassinet | boys | conversation piece | daughters | donkey | family | girls | perambulator | portrait | sons | stairs | steps
Associated Places:
England | Leicestershire | Oakham | United Kingdom | Withcote Hall
Associated People:
Palmer, Reverend Henry
Access:
Not on view
Publications:
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Christie's sale catalogue : Pictures by old masters : 11 December 1959, Christie's, Christie, Manson & Woods, London, December 11, 1959, p. 24, Lot 165, Fiche B51 (YCBA)

Major Guy Paget, Melton Mowbray of John Ferneley, 1782-1860 , Edgar Backus, Leicester, 1931, pp. 104, 136, no. 267, NJ18 F3845 P25 1931 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 153 (v.1), no. 291, pl. 81, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Alice Winchester, English Conversation Pieces from the Mellon Collection, Antiques, vol. 83, April 1963, p.446, NK1125 A3 v. 83 OVERSIZE (HAAS)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:783
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