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Near Sheepscombe, in the Cotswolds, England

1939
Arthur Mayger Hind (English, 1880–1957)


Dimensions

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.)

Accession Number

46.420

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

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.

Inscription

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

Signed

Lower left: A.M. Hind, 1939

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph Morris