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Watercolour - A Pleasant Land
  • A Pleasant Land
    Goodwin, Albert RWS, born 1845 - died 1932
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A Pleasant Land

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1875 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Goodwin, Albert RWS, born 1845 - died 1932 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Given in the memory of Alexander Allan Paton, by his sister Mary Paton

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 65, box C

Physical description

Watercolour drawing depicting a woman and child walking a dog along a towpath or riverside, surrounded by vivid green grass, trees, and a bank of bluebells. Signed and dated by the artist .

Place of Origin

Britain (made)


1875 (made)


Goodwin, Albert RWS, born 1845 - died 1932 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Marks and inscriptions

Albert Goodwin [18]75
Signed and dated


Height: 9.875 in, Width: 14.125 in

Descriptive line

Watercolour by Albert Goodwin entitled 'A Pleasant Land'. Great Britain, 1875.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1936, London: Board of Education, 1937.




Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Walking; Mother; Rural scenes; River; Streams; Flowers


Paintings; Children & Childhood; Landscapes


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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