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Creator:
Print made by Thomas Gainsborough RA, 1727–1788, British
Title:

Wooded Landscape with Herdsman Driving Cattle over a Bridge, Rustic Lovers and Ruined Castle

Date:
between 1779 and 1780
Medium:
Soft-ground etching on medium, slightly textured, blue wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped inside plate): 12 x 15 3/8 inches (30.5 x 39.1 cm) and Image: 12 x 15 3/8 inches (30.5 x 39.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in black chalk, verso, upper left: "C"; in graphite, verso, lower right: "Thomas Gaionsborough | (IR 230/33)"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.233
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
birds | bridge (built work) | building | cattle | cows | genre subject | horse (animal) | landscape | man | shepherds | tower (building division) | trees | water | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:25490
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