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Abbotsbury, "Hell with a Bed"

Abbotsbury,

Artist: Grimm, Samuel Hieronymous

Medium: Ink on paper

Date: 1790

Shelfmark: Additional MS 15537

Item number: f.112

Genre: Manuscript

It is uncertain what "Hell in a Bed" here refers to but it is probably an area displaying interesting topography. Seen on the horizon of this picture is the Chapel of St Catherine, perched high upon St Catherine's Hill and commanding a splendid panoramic view of the Dorset countryside and coastline.

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