28 November 2000,
Price realised GBP 7,638
GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
Thomas Gainsborough, R.A. (1727-1788)
A country track in a wooded landscape
55/8 x 75/8 in. (14.3 x 19.4 cm.)
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We are grateful to Hugh Belsey for dating this drawing to the later 1740s. Comparable drawings are illustrated in John Hayes, The Drawings of Thomas Gainsborough, London 1970, pls. 11 and 13.
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