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Wooded landscape with herdsmen and cows: P.6401-R-3

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Wooded landscape with herdsmen and cows


Printmaker: Gainsborough, Thomas
Publisher: Boydell, John



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1917) by Murray, Charles Fairfax


18th Century
Production date: AD 1797


Engraved c.1785-89, according to Hayes. Republished by Boydell, numbered 10 upper left corner.

School or Style


Techniques used in production

Soft-ground etching

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.6401-R-3
Primary reference Number: 204549
Hayes: 19 iii/iii
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Audit data

Created: Friday 3 July 2015 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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