By using this site you accept the
terms of our Cookie Policy

You are in: Support Us > Browse Acquisitions

[Back to results screen]

This full record display is using an old version of our collections database until it has been reconfigured to work with our new Collections Explorer.
In the meantime, if the record has been edited recently, the version you see here may contain out of date information. To be sure of finding the most up-to-date records please run the search again in Collections Explorer. This is a temporary measure, in place only whilst the new system is being developed, and we apologise for any inconvenience. If you have any questions about the data in this record please contact the Documentation Office

Lake and hills

Wilson, Richard (painter)

     This image represents an adult hand 8 inches(20cm) high) This image represents the relative size of the object [explain]

Click on image(s) for larger view


Lake and hills


Wilson, Richard attributed to (painter) [ULAN info: British artist, 1714-1782]







Technique Description

oil on canvas


height: 34.9 cm
width: 44.2 cm


given: The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum 1924 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

With Heinemann, Munich, 1910 with D. Croal Thomson, Barbizon House, London, from whom it was bought


  1. Position: verso
    Method: red chalk
    Content: 4/7(?)/23
    Interpretation: sale mark
  2. stamp
    Position: verso, frame
    Content: Conrad Garth Compy / München


  1. (1925) Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum, Sixteenth Annual Report, 1924, Cambridge (Cambs.)
    [comments: reproduced]
  2. (1912) The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, London? [page: 243]
    [comments: reproduced]
  3. Constable, William George (1953) Richard Wilson,
    [comments: pl. 145b]
  4. Goodison, J.W. (1977) Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. III, British School, Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press [page: 288]

Accession Number

1126 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 4032; Input Date: 2000-04-17 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

Related Image/s

[back to top]