THE LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, YALE UNIVERSITY
Horace Walpole's Strawberry Hill Collection
title 02
Browse By Category: Search Results
Find out more about the individual record details on this page.
plan

This item is located in the Red Bedchamber.

View of Twickenham from Strawberry Hill

Strawberry Hill ID: sh-000369
1758-59
Müntz, Johann Heinrich (Swiss painter, draftsman, architect, 1727-1798)


Painting
Oil on canvas
28.3 x 44.1 cm
The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University

Strawberry Hill History

Location: Red Bedchamber

1784 Description: Two views of Richmond-hill and Twickenham, from Strawberry-hill by Muntz; in oil. (30)

Sale Text: A pair of pleasing pictures, highly finished and very minute in labour, a View of Twickenham from Strawberry Hill and a View of Richmond Hill from Twickehnham, 1758-9, by Muntz.

Object History

Provenance: By 1784, Horace Walpole; 1842, May 19, Strawberry Hill Sale, Lot 44 bt Forster, £2.4.0 (with a View of Richmond Hill from Twickenham); 1891, Aug. 6, bought by S.H. Loutliy; 1908, bequeathed to R.A. Muntz; 1953, April, R.A. Muntz, bt W.S. Lewis; The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.