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Watercolour - Young Gleaners Resting by a Stile
  • Young Gleaners Resting by a Stile
    Foster, Myles Birket, born 1825 - died 1899
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Young Gleaners Resting by a Stile

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    c. 1860-1885 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Foster, Myles Birket, born 1825 - died 1899 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Dixon Bequest

  • Museum number:

    1108-1886

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 64, box B

Physical description

Watercolour depicting a rural landscape and a group of gleaners. Signed.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

c. 1860-1885 (painted)

Artist/maker

Foster, Myles Birket, born 1825 - died 1899 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour

Dimensions

Height: 30.2 cm, Width: 45.4 cm

Descriptive line

'Young Gleaners Resting by a Stile' by Birket Foster, watercolour, Britain, 19th century.

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

p.80, pl.70
British watercolours : 1750-1950 / Katherine Coombs. London: V&A Publications, 2012

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Agriculture (concept); Dogs; Men; Women; Rural land use; Landscapes (representations)

Categories

Images Online; Paintings; Rural life

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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