ID: 970

Croughton House, Brackley Watercolour.

  • Price: £170

There is no payment system built into this website. However, pressing the 'reserve' button will prompt the seller to hold the item for one week, allowing for payment negotiation to be agreed upon and advise the selling party that a buyer is interested.

Please contact the seller directly regarding postage.

Collection Available.

Description 🔉

Watercolour believed to have been painted by Hon Mrs Lettice Bowlby representing a room in Croughton House, Brackley, Northants. Having married Captain Geoffrey Bowlby in 1911, they had two children before he was killed in 1915. Lettice searched the field where he was killed and found it had been bough by the sister of another casualty. The matter was resolved by both parties erecting a monument 150 metres apart. During the war, Lettice was commandant of the auxiliary hospital and was twice mentioned in dispatched. She was lady in waiting to Queen Elizabeth, the Queen's Mother from 1923-1927. Died February 13 1988 in Ireland at the age of 102.

Seller Details

VISIT SELLERS SHOP
TAKE SHOP TOUR
  • Address:
  • 21 Watergate, Whitchurch, Shropshire, UK.
  • SY131DP
  • Note:
  • Raven Yard Antiques Shop is a family run business located in the picturesque part of Shropshire in the Roman town of Whitchurch. We have a diverse selection of rare and historic goods to choose from. Please browse our online store or else visit our shop to see some of our amazing items. Our shop is open Thursdays to Saturdays, 10am-5pm.