Study of a Woodman by Thomas Gainsborough

Side view of a man sitting (on a rock?) wearing a coat with his hat in hands.

Details

Medium:
Black and white chalk on buff paper
Dimensions:
43 x 31 cm
Art Fund grant:
£17,545 ( Total: £81,987)
Acquired in:
1999
Vendor:
Christie's

Provenance

The artist's sale circa 1799, 6 drawings of woodman (unconfirmed); Thomas Winstanley; George Fardo; Anon sale circa 1970; Mrs Albert Broccoli.

Venue details

Gainsborough's House 46 Gainsborough Street, SUDBURY Suffolk CO10 2EU 01787 372 958 www.gainsborough.org

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £6.30)

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