Reference numberA/0168
TitleBurlington House by Night
ArtistDawes, Lawrence
DescriptionAerial view of Burlington House lit up at night during a Soiree. Burlington House was the former home of the Royal Society 1873 - 1967 and the painting was commissioned for the space in which it now hangs
MaterialsOil on board
Dimensionsc 200'' x 240''
Access statusOpen
ProvenancePresented by Lord Holford in 1967
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