• Hanham Court - A Pastoral Idyl auction at Christies

    Sale 5466

    Hanham Court - A Pastoral Idyll

    14 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 176

    JOHN CHESSELL BUCKLER (BRITISH, 1793-1894)

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    JOHN CHESSELL BUCKLER (BRITISH, 1793-1894)
    The Gatehouse, Layer Marney Tower, Essex
    signed and dated 'J.C. Buckler 1823' (lower right)
    pencil and watercolour
    11½ x 14 3/8 in. (29 x 36.5 cm.)


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    Layer Marney Tower is the tallest Tudor gatehouse in Britain. It was commissioned by Henry, 1st Lord Marney (d.1523) and stands eighty feet high.

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