189
189
Gainsborough Dupont
BRITISH
A WOODLAND COTTAGE BY A POND; TOGETHER WITH A LANDSCAPE WITH CATTLE, FIGURES AND COTTAGE BEYOND
Estimate
2,0003,000
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189
Gainsborough Dupont
BRITISH
A WOODLAND COTTAGE BY A POND; TOGETHER WITH A LANDSCAPE WITH CATTLE, FIGURES AND COTTAGE BEYOND
Estimate
2,0003,000
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Gainsborough Dupont
SUDBURY 1754 - 1797 LONDON
BRITISH
A WOODLAND COTTAGE BY A POND; TOGETHER WITH A LANDSCAPE WITH CATTLE, FIGURES AND COTTAGE BEYOND

Provenance

John Mayheux (d. 1839);
General Arthur Easton (1863-1949),
by whom bequeathed to his godson Major C.G. Carew Hunt (d. 1980);
with Michael Harvard, by 1959;
with Edward Speelman;
Brian Jenks,
his sale, London, Sotheby's, 27 June 1973, probably lot 48,
where acquired by the father of the present owner

Exhibited

Bath, Victoria Art Gallery, Festival of Britain Gainsborough Exhibition, 1951

Literature

J. Hayes, The Landscape Paintings of Thomas Gainsborough, London 1982, vol. I, pp. 196 and 231, no. 24

Catalogue Note

The works in the present and following lot are from a group of thirteen finished sketches by Thomas Gainsborough's nephew and pupil Gainsborough Dupont. Of this group, eight were sold at Sotheby's in 1973, five are held at the Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, two are in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, San Marino, and a further two are in Gainsborough's House, Sudbury.

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