Meldon Park (a distant view) The Seat of Isaac Cookson Esq
Original antique pencil drawing on paper of Meldon Park in Northumberland from a collection of drawings by Charles Greenwood and Frederick Peake produced between 1840-1850. Inscribed 'Meldon Hall, Isaac Cookson, Esq, Northumberland'. A distant view of the mansion with woodland and livestock in the foreground. Pencil, heightened with brown water colour and shading. Very good condition (see images). Size 31 x 22.5cm. Meldon Park (Grade II listed) was designed by the architect John Dobson and built for Isaac Cookson, Esq, completed in 1835 and remodelled by Edwin Lutyens in the 20th Century.
Publish Year: Ca. 1840
Illustrator: C. J Greenwood / Frederick Peake