Classical landscape with figures and an ox-cart.

Wootton was the first important English artist to reflect the ideas of painters such as Gaspard Poussin and Salvator Rosa, and this example of his work is a desirable acquisition for the Whitworth Art Gallery, whose Committee had recently decided to purchase oil paintings directly connected with its existing collections.


The Whitworth

The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M15 6ER
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