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The Round Pond, Wanstead Park

Photo credit: Redbridge Museum

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A view of the Round Pond in Wanstead Park. An inscription on the back of the painting notes that this was painted in 1876 by an out of work miner who frequented Wanstead Park and would paint portraits or any picture for 1 shilling each.

Redbridge Museum


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  • Medium

    oil on board

  • Measurements

    60 x 40 cm (E)

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  • Acquisition method

    donated to the London Borough of Redbridge; now part of the collections of Redbridge Museum


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Redbridge Museum

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