Olga's Gallery

Thomas Gainsborough


Robert Price.

c.1760. Oil on canvas. Neue Pinakothek, Munich, Germany. Read Note.

Thomas Gainsborough. Robert Price.

Robert Price (1717-61), owner of the estate Foxley in Herefordshire, was a collector, musician and an amateur artist. His son Uvedale Price (1747-1829) became later a theorist of the 'Picturesque' movement and his idea on the aesthetics of landscapes were influenced by Gainsborough