Making the picture perfect
Portraits, paintings and drawings, there are many different art forms that needs some care.
Sir Thomas 7th by Reynolds
This is an original Reynolds. It is on the National Trust’s ‘risk list’. The paint is peeling, varnish has rubbed off and the frame needs work. With your help, this portrait can bring Acland family history to life for generations.
This watercolour by Towne helps to tell an important story about Killerton and Oliver Cromwell. It needs conservation to the paintwork and frame. With your help, this painting can bring history to life for generations.
These are some of the mysterious Grillion drawings at Killerton. The acid paper they are etched on needs love and care. With your help, they can bring Acland family history to life for generations.