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Wooded landscape with herdsmen on horseback and cows, shepherd and sheep and cottage: PD.13-2010

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Titles

Wooded landscape with herdsmen on horseback and cows, shepherd and sheep and cottage

Maker(s)

Gainsborough, Thomas

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Dr W.M. Keynes, 2009, received 2010

Measurements and weight

Width: 347 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2010) by Keynes, W. M., Dr.

Dating

18th century
1780 CE - 1785 1785 CE

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Grey watercolour wash
Grey-black watercolour wash
Pen and grey ink
White highlights

Components of the work

Support: composed of faded blue paper Image: Height 260 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and grey ink with grey and grey-black wash, heightened with white

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.13-2010
Primary reference Number: 176674
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 1 October 2019 Last processed: Monday 29 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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