Thomas Gainsborough, R.A.
WOODED LANDSCAPE WITH PEASANTS RESTING, AND A DISTANT COTTAGE
Joshua Kirby (1716–74);
The Rev. Henry Scott Trimmer;
His posthumous sale, London, Christie's, 17 March 1860, lot 51, for £15–4s–6d. to Rutley;
G.A.F. Cavendish Bentinck, M.P. (1821–91);
His posthumous sale, London, Christie's, 8–18 July 1891, 4th day, lot 549, for £52–10s–6d. to Gooden;
Thence by inheritance to the present owner.
London, Royal Academy, Winter Exhibition, 1890, no. 4.