STRINGER, Thomas
(b. 1722, Knutsford, d. 1790, Knutsford)

View of Poynton Hall, Cheshire

1745-55
Oil on canvas, 121 x 103 cm
City Art Gallery, Manchester

On this painting a keen huntsman shows off his fine horse with his land and property in the background. The building in the background is probably the now-demolished Poynton Hall.