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Near Sheepscombe, in the Cotswolds, England

Arthur Mayger Hind (English, 1880–1957)


Image: 22.5 x 31.9 cm (8 7/8 x 12 9/16 in.) Sheet: 25.9 x 33.5 cm (10 3/16 x 13 3/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



Beyond the grays and greens of the foreground, lit by pale sunlight, a belt of trees with autumn foliage shadowed in gray-blue, and rising ground divided into fields tinted blue-green, dull-pink, and blue; dull-pink and purple hills in the distance; green-gray and gray-blue clouds in the sky.


LL in ink: A.M. Hind; In margin in artist's hand in ink: 656. Near Sheepscombe (in the Cotswolds); in graphite: Below Ball's Cross on the Road to Sheepscombe Oct.29, 1939


Lower left: A.M. Hind, 1939


Gift of Ralph W. Morris, Boston to MFA 9 May 1946

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph Morris