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Thomas Gainsborough
1727–1788

Study of Trees

Full screen

Medium
Pencil
Size
5 ½ × 7 ⅝ inches · 140 × 194 mm
Collections
  • Sir John Charles Robinson (1824-1913);
  • Misses E.V. and E. M. M. Robinson, by descent; 
  • Robinson sale, Christie’s, 16 November 1982, lot.30. 
  • Anthony Reed, 1982; 
  • Private collection, USA, acquired from the above, to 2013.
Exhibitions
  • London, Anthony Reed, Spring Medley, March 1983, no.3. 
Literature
  • John Hayes, “Gainsborough Drawings: A Supplement to the Catalogue Raisonné”, Master Drawings, vol. XXI, no. 4, 1983, p.381, cat. no. 900, pl. 5a.

Private collection, UK