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Thomas Girtin
RUSTIC FIGURES IN A LANDSCAPE, WITH PIGS
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 1,250 GBP
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403
Thomas Girtin
RUSTIC FIGURES IN A LANDSCAPE, WITH PIGS
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 1,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Old Master & British Works on Paper

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Thomas Girtin
SOUTHWARK 1775 - 1802 LONDON
RUSTIC FIGURES IN A LANDSCAPE, WITH PIGS
Watercolour over pencil;
inscribed and partially signed lower right: Windsor / G[irtin] 
192 by 139 mm.
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Provenance

Arthur K. Hay;
by descent to Joseph B. Hay
his executor's sale, Stamford, Bateman’s, 7 October 2017, lot 614

Literature

To be included in G. Smith's forecoming publication: Thomas Girtin (1775-1802): An Online Catalogue, Archive and Introduction to the Artist 

Catalogue Note

This recently rediscovered drawing dates to circa 1793-1794 and shows figures and their pony resting on the edge of woodland. In the foreground, rapidly drawn pigs bask in the sun. We are grateful to Gregory Smith for his help when cataloguing this work.

Old Master & British Works on Paper

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