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Creator:
Print made by Thomas Gainsborough RA, 1727–1788, British
after Thomas Gainsborough RA, 1727–1788, British
Title:
Travellers by a Clump of Trees in a Rocky Landscape with Stream
Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, beive wove paper laid in contemporary mount
Dimensions:
Mount: 11 5/16 x 14 5/16 inches (28.8 x 36.4 cm), Contemporary drawn border: 10 11/16 x 13 11/16 inches (27.2 x 34.8 cm), and Sheet: 9 7/16 x 12 3/8 inches (24 x 31.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and dark brown ink, bottom left: "[...] himself - from newer(?) plates"; bottom right, by the artist's daughter to Sir John Leicester: "presented by Mrs. Gainsborough [...]".

Marked in black ink, stamped lower left: "T Gainsborough"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.234
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
genre subject | hats | horses (animals) | landscape | path | reeds | riding | river | rocks (landforms) | stream | travellers | trees | valley | woods
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:41852
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