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The Cottage Door

Artist/Maker:Thomas Gainsborough (British, b.1727, d.1788), painter

Date:Circa 1778

Place:England/United Kingdom

Classification:Painting

Measurements:48 1/4 x 58 3/4 in. (122.6 x 149.2 cm)

Medium:oil on canvas

Credit Line:Given in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Charles F. Williams by their children

Department:European Painting and Sculpture

Accession No:1948.173