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Heneage Lloyd and his Sister, Lucy

Gainsborough, Thomas (painter)

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Heneage Lloyd and his Sister, Lucy


Gainsborough, Thomas (painter) [ULAN info: British artist, 1727-1788]







Technique Description

oil on canvas


height: 64.1 cm
width: 81.0 cm


circa 1748 to 1750


given: Fairfax Murray, Charles 1911 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

Possibly inherited with Hintlesham Hall and estate, Suffolk, from Miss Henrietta Lloyd, by Captain James Hamilton Lloyd-Anstruther (d. 1882), 1837; his eldest son, Lt.-Col. Robert Hamilton Lloyd-Anstruther; sold to P. & D. Colnaghi & Co. Ltd, London, 1895, who sold it to Gooden & Fox Ltd, London, 1904; lent to the Fitzwilliam by C. Fairfax Murray, 1910


  1. initials
    Position: on the stone beneath the boy's foot
    Content: T.G.


  1. (2005) Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum, London: Scala [page: 77]
  2. (1912) The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, London? [page: 58]
  3. (1929) The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (1929), London? [page: 65]
  4. (1935) Commemorative catalogue of the exhibition of British Art...1934,
    [comments: pl. LV]
  5. Goodison, J.W. (1967) [Unknown; Illustrated London News; 1960], London [page: 383]
    Source title: Illustrated London News (1960)
    [comments: reproduced]
  6. Winter, Carl (1958) The Fitzwilliam Museum, An Illustrated Survey, London: Trianon Press [page: 348]
    [comments: reproduced pl. 86]
  7. Waterhouse, Ellis (1958) Gainsborough,
    [comments: pl. 15]
  8. Winter, Carl (1959) Treasures of Cambridge (Illustrations), London?
    [comments: pl. 42]
  9. (1959) Worcester Art Museum Annual, [page: 5]
    [comments: reproduced]
  10. Cunnington, P. (1965) Children's costume in England, : A. & C. Black Ltd [page: 17]
    [comments: reproduced, figures only]
  11. Goodison, J.W. (1977) Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. III, British School, Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press [page: 80-81]
    [comments: pl. 17]
  12. Hayes, J. (1982) The Landscape Paintings of Thomas Gainsborough, [page: 70-71]
    [comments: fig. 80]
  13. Bensusan-Butt, John (1993) Thomas Gainsborough in his Twenties, [page: 59]
  14. (1992) British Landscape Paintings from the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Tokyo [page: 34-35]
    [comments: cat. no. 5, reproduced (colour)]
  15. Bensusan-Butt, John (1993) Thomas Gainsborough in his Twenties, [page: 59]
  16. Asfour, Amal (1999) Gainsborough's Vision, Liverpool: Liverpool University Press [page: 93]
    [comments: reproduced fig. 53]

Accession Number

710 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 3246; Input Date: 2000-03-24 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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