Depicts wooded hills with a figure standing by a pond in the foreground.
Study for Upland Landscape by Thomas Gainsborough, 1783
© Gainsborough's House
- Black and white chalk on brown paper
- 26 x 36 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £30,000 ( Total: £75,000)
- Acquired in:
- Spink-Leger Ltd
It is closely related to the finished painting, now in Munich, Germany. Its high finish suggests it was used to finalise the commission of the painting from the Prince of Wales.
M. Knoedler & Co., New York; Pouce Museum of Art, Puerto Rico by 1962; with Spink-Leger, 2000.