On loan to: Compton Verney House Trust (Compton Verney, UK)
Exhibition: Creating the Countryside: Thomas Gainsborough to Today
N01600 TOIL AND PLEASURE 1879
Inscr. ‘John R. Reid 79.’ b.l.
Canvas, 39×71 3/4 (99×182).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1879.
Exh: R.A., 1879 (540).
Lit: J. B. Manson, The Tate Gallery, 1929, p.121 and repr. p.122.
Repr: Sir Edward J. Poynter, The National Gallery, III, 1900, p.229.
Painted at Ashington in Sussex.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II
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