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Wooded Landscape with Cows beside a Pool, Figures and Cottage

Artist:
Thomas Gainsborough (British, Sudbury 1727–1788 London)
Date:
1775–80
Medium:
Soft-ground etching with aquatint, printed in gray ink
Dimensions:
sheet: 10 1/4 x 13 1/16 in. (26 x 33.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1937
Accession Number:
37.43.10
Not on view
Inscription: Lower left in plate: "Designed & engraved by Thos. Gainsborough"
Lipphart and Coppenrath; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," April 28, 2003–July 27, 2003.

Hayes 5; Woodall 8
Mrs. Arthur Bell Mrs. Arthur Bell (N. D'Anvers) Thomas Gainsborough: A Record of His Life and Works. G. Bell & Sons George Bell & Sons, London, 1897, repr., facing p. 12.

Walter Shaw Sparrow A Book of British Etching from Francis Barlow to Francis Seymour Haden. London, 1926, repr. facing p. 126.

Mary Woodall Gainsborough's Landscape Drawings. London, 1939, cat. no. 8, p. 95.

John T. Hayes Gainsborough as Printmaker. 1971, cat. no. 5, fig. no. 44, pp. 50-51.



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