Wooded Landscape with Country Cart and Figures Walking down a Lane, Thomas Gainsborough
On Google Art Project. High-resolution file on Wikimedia Commons. Original is in the Yale Center for British Art.
There’s something about ink and wash drawings like this one that feel… complete, like a form of painting with all the visual charm of drawing.
Link: Wooded Landscape with Country Cart, Google Art Project
2 Replies to “Eye Candy for Today: Gainsborough ink and wash landscape”
Doesn’t it make us feel nostalgic? Just reading the title “Wooded Landscape with Country Cart and Figures Walking down a Lane” comforts me. Thank you, Charley.
In the 18th century, throughout, was landscape painting considered a lowly branch of art. Little did they know!
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