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Creator Thomas Gainsborough RA, 1727–1788, British
Title Landscape with Milkmaid
Alternate Title(s) Landscape with Farm Buildings and Peasants
A Landscape with Figures, Farm Buildings and a Milkmaid
Landscape with Farm Buildings and Peasants
Date between 1754 and 1756
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions 30 x 40 inches (76.2 x 101.6 cm) Frame: 38 x 49 x 3 inches (96.5 x 124.5 x 7.6 cm)
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1981.25.292
Collection Paintings and Sculpture
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Subject Terms cattle | cows | dirt | fence | figures | genre subject | horse (animal) | landscape | man | men | milkmaid | path | peasants | pool | puddle | road | tree | village | water | woman

Canaletto to Constable, paintings of town and country from the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, Conn., 1998, pp. 12, 49, pl. 12, ND1354.4 Y25 1998 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon., Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 54 (v.1), no. 34, pl. 90, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Yale University Art Gallery, Painting in England, 1700-1850, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, [exhibition at] Yale University Art Gallery, April 15-June 20, 1965., vol. 1, W. Clowes and sons, New Haven, 1965, p. 23 (v.1), no. 82, ND466 Y35 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850 from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, The Royal Academy of Arts Winter Exhibition 1964-65., , Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK, 1964, p. 11 (v.1), no. 33, ND466 R68 1964 65 (YCBA) , Also available on Microfiche: Fiche B214 (YCBA)

Penelope McElwee, The non-representation of the agricultural labourers in 18th and 19th century English paintings : an exploration into the artistic conventions followed by the aristocracy and landowning classes in representations of the agricultural labourers ..., Newcastle upon Tyne, 2016, pp. 35-36, fig. 2-5, NX650.L32 M34 2016 (YCBA)

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