Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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untitled (tree filled landscape)
  • William Frederick Wells, artist
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; died: Mitcham Common, England, United Kingdom
    Thomas Gainsborough
    born: Sudbury, England, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
  • untitled (tree filled landscape), early 1800s
  • A Collection of Prints, Illustrative of the English Scenery, from the drawings of Gainsborough, 1801-1805
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • soft ground etching, hand coloring
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 191 x 265 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 1/2 x 10 7/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 231 x 290 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 1/8 x 11 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of David H. Weinglass and Marilyn Carbonell in Honor of Stephen Goddard
  • Not on display
  • 2017.0021

This is a colorful image of a tree-filled landscape. A dirt path curves around a corner in the center of the page. The trees in the foreground are brighter green and brown than the trees in the background, which is hazy, gray, green, and blue. Script below the image reads: “From the Original in the Collection of Geo. Hibbert Esq.”