Thomas Gainsborough

Village Scene with Figures

c.1771–2

Artist
Thomas Gainsborough 1727–1788
Medium
Watercolour and gouache on paper
Dimensions
Support: 222 x 314 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by the Art Fund (Herbert Powell Bequest) 1967
Reference
T00989

Not on display

Catalogue entry

Thomas Gainsborough 17271788

T00989 Old Weston Church, Bath circa 1770

Not inscribed.
Watercolour and body colour, varnished, 8¾ x 12¿ (22 x 31.3).
Presented by the National Art-Collections Fund from the Herbert Powell Bequest 1967.
Coll: ...; ? William Benoni White, sold Christie’s, 29 January 1880; ...; Herbert Powell, entrusted to the N.A.-C.F. 1929.
Exh: see Atkins T00964.
Lit: Mary Woodall, Gainsborough’s Landscape Drawings, 1939, p. 123, no. 240.

Published in The Tate Gallery Report 1967–1968, London 1968.

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