An imagined landscape with a herdsman and cattle in the left bottom corner crossing a bridge towards a white building.
Landscape with herdsman and cows crossing a bridge by Thomas Gainsborough, 17711773
© Fitzwilliam Museum
- Oil on canvas
- 41 x 54 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £95,000 ( Total: £190,000)
- Acquired in:
- Spink-Leger Pictures
Trees and grass are in dappled light. A dead tree stump leans to the left in the foreground.
Sir Edward Black; Miss H Ferguson to 1943; Leger Galleries; Rev H Atherton Hart (acquired in 1943) to 1999; sale, sotheby's 31 March 1999, lot 20 (£120,000); bought by Spink Leger Galleries.
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