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Mountain Scene
The Trustees of the British Museum
Richard Wilson (1713/14-1782)
Mountain Scene
c.1754-56 (undated)
Black chalk and stump, touched with green chalk, on blue-grey paper
277 x 422 mm
11 x 16 5/8 in.
A plateau with a ridge beyond rises in a higher mass at the right. There is a well in the foreground to the left and nearer the right, two figures and some bushes can be seen, with three other small groups of figures further off.
Donated by John Deffett Francis, 1881
Unsigned; no inscription
Reverse invisible as the paper is laid down
Binyon 5
Some small amount of staining and cockling