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Creator:
Thomas Gainsborough RA, 1727–1788, British
Title:

Mountain Landscape with Figures, Sheep and Fountain

Additional Title(s):

A Mountain Landscape with Figures and Sheep at a Fountain

A Mountain Landscape with Figures and Sheep by a Fountain

Date:
between 1785 and 1788
Medium:
Gray wash, black wash, white wash and black chalk with varnish on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper, laid onto wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/2 x 11 7/8 inches (21.6 x 30.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6175
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
figures (representations) | fountain | goat | landscape | sheep | trees
Access:
View by request in the Study Room
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9647
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John T. Hayes, Gainsborough drawings, International Exhibitions Foundation, Washington, D.C., 1983, pp. 170-71, no. 77, NJ18 G16 H392 (YCBA)

Paul Mellon's Legacy, a passion for British art. [large print labels] , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2007, v. 2, N5220 M552 +P381 2007, Mellon Shelf (YCBA)

Susan Sloman, Gainsborough's Landscapes, themes and variations , Philip Wilson Publishers Ltd, London : Philip Wilson Publishers, 2011, pp. 96-97, fig. 24, NJ18.G16 S57 2011 (YCBA)


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