image © Karen Taylor Fine Art | Licence: All Rights Reserved
image © Karen Taylor Fine Art | Licence: All Rights Reserved

The Drawing Room, Fairford Park, Gloucestershire

Charlotte Bosanquet

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Title

The Drawing Room, Fairford Park, Gloucestershire

Description

Inscribed on mount: Fairford/Miss Bosanquet, watercolour over traces of pencil
Soane’s changes to this room seem to have been restricted to the chimneypiece and the cornice, and the bookcases seen framing the composition of this watercolour. The two girls in purple are probably Augusta Raymond-Barker and her sister Leonora. The artist was presumably a relative of the girls’ mother Harriet Bosanquet, she was a talented artist of interiors and the Cooper Hewitt Museum in the USA have a collection of her work’

Medium: watercolour over traces of pencil

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Location

Fairford Park House, Fairford, Gloucestershire, England

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Pinpoint

Medium

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image © Karen Taylor Fine Art

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