British School, 19th Century Coaching Scene 28 Miles from London.
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British School, 19th Century
Coaching Scene 28 Miles from London. Unsigned. Oil on panel, the door of the coach is inscribed "Will'm Smith/Bedford/Aldersgate St./London," 25 1/2 x 32 in., in a mitered wood frame. Condition: Craquelure, minor scattered paint loss.
Note: A note affixed to the verso reads, "1978 Purchased from Sarah Andrews Ashaway R.I.-who collected artwork for Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Museum in Williamsburg, VA. This painting was taken from an old inn, 20 miles outside of London-the inn may still exist."
Spots of retouch to trees, coach, figures hats, along lower edge.