Depicts wooded hills with a figure standing by a pond in the foreground.

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.

Gainsborough's House

46 Gainsborough Street, Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 2EU
01787 372 958

Opening times

Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm, Sun from 11am Closed Good Friday, 24 Dec – 1 Jan

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