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'The Delectable Mountains', View from Houghton House towards Sharpenhoe Clappers, Bedfordshire

© the copyright holder. Photo credit: Luton Culture

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The quotation from 'Pilgrim's Progress' accompanying this painting reads: 'Then I saw in my dream that they desired him to stay till the next day also, and then said they, we will if the day be clear, show you the Delectable Mountains'.

Wardown Park Museum, Luton Culture


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  • Medium

    oil on hardboard

  • Measurements

    61 x 76 cm

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  • Acquisition method

    purchased from the artist, c.1972


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Wardown Park Museum, Luton Culture

Old Bedford Road, Luton, Bedfordshire LU2 7HA England

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