River in Devon

Description
‘River in Devon’ by William Payne (1760-1830), c. late 1780’s. This oil on canvas, executed by Payne, depicts a man wearing a red jacket and carrying a stick herding cows along a river. A female figure is seated beside a fire beside the river and nearest the viewer.
Accession Loan No.
106/1937/3
Collection Class
Paintings
Medium
oil on canvas
Common Name
River in Devon
Simple Name
painting
Full Name
River in Devon
Dimensions
stretcher height 323 mm; stretcher length 472 mm; frame height 408 mm; frame length 556 mm
Production Person Surname
Payne
Production Person Initials
William
Period Classification
George III (1760-1811)
Production Year Low
1783
Production Year High
1789
Production Town
London
Production Country
United Kingdom: England
Production Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Inscription / Transcription
Robert Worthington 30 East Southernhay Exeter; oil lent by Robert Worthington FRCS

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