This is an antique painting of one of John Charles Maggs' (1819 - 1896) most popular countryside subjects, circa 1860.
It depicts a coaching inn with in the foreground a horse drawn carriage inscribed with the name of the Victorian furniture removals and storage company, Barnby Bendal & Co.
Barnby Bendal & Co were based in Cheltenham and were in business from 1839 to 1976.
The painting is oil on canvas and bears the artist's signature in the lower left corner.
In excellent condition having been beautifully restored in our workshops, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 98 x Width 125 x Depth 6 - Frame
Height 85 x Width 112 - Canvas
Dimensions in inches:
Height 3 feet, 3 inches x Width 4 feet, 1 inch x Depth 2 inches - Frame
Height 2 feet, 9 inches x Width 3 feet, 8 inches - Canvas
Our reference: 02087