Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Drawing

Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (probably, painted)

  • Date:

    18th - early 19th century (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sandby, Paul, born 1731 - died 1809 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    painted with distemper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.744

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case TOPIC, shelf 13, box B

Physical description

Forest scene; sheep resting beneath the branches of a tree, an open country on the right, seen through a gap in the foliage; A distemper painting.

Place of Origin

Britain (probably, painted)

Date

18th - early 19th century (drawn)

Artist/maker

Sandby, Paul, born 1731 - died 1809 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

painted with distemper

Dimensions

Height: 12 in, Width: 17.8 in

Descriptive line

Sandby, Paul (R.A.); Forest scene; sheep resting beneath the branches of a tree, an open country on the right, seen through a gap in the foliage; A distemper painting; English School; 18th - early 19th century.

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

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum, 1874.

Materials

Paper; Distemper

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Sheep; Forest; Tree

Categories

Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.