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Landscape with cattle and figures; sketch for the Rustic Courtship

Artist:
Gainsborough Dupont (British, Sudbury, Suffolk 1754–1797 London)
Date:
1755–97
Medium:
Graphite
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 x 7 13/16 in. (28 x 19.9 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.66.1
Not on view
Two Figures with Cattle and a Goat

Inscription: Inscribed on verso of mount in graphite: "Sketch for the/ Rustic Courtship/ picture exhibited Grosvenor Gallery 1905(?) (Rev. Gardiner)."
Vendor: Robert Langton Douglas (British, London 1864–1951)
Mary Woodall Gainsborough's Landscape Drawings. London, 1939, cat. no. 464, pl. 98 (as Thomas Gainsborough).

John T. Hayes "The Drawings of Gainsborough Dupont" Master Drawings. vol. 3, no. 3, 1965, p. 250.



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