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Stanley Orchart

Henry VII Lodge, near Woburn Sands, Bedfordshire

The Painting

A watercolour measuring 12" x 16". Signed Orchart and dated 1965. Inscribed ‘Lodge near Woburn Sands’.

The Artist

Stanley Orchart (1920-2005) was a landscape watercolour artist working in East Anglia. He painted in Norfolk, Cambridgeshire, Huntingdonshire, Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire.

The Subject

Henry VII Lodge (also known as Aspley Cottage), near Woburn Sands, Bedfordshire. The lodge is situated on the road out of Woburn Sands towards Woburn, and was erected in 1810-11 by the Duke and Duchess of Bedford in the style of Henry VII’s reign.

Stanley Orchart - Henry VII Lodge