View Across the Thames at Richmond Gardens to Syon House, um 1760/70
Öl auf Leinwand, 103,5 x 139 cm
1978 aus dem Kunsthandel erworben
Inv. Nr. 14559
View Across the Thames at Richmond Gardens to Syon House
Wilson's paintings are dominated by the warm light of the South, which he knew both from the work of Claude Lorraine and at first hand in Italy. On his return from Italy, he applied Claude's idealised, classical approach to landscape to depictions of views in Britain, as in this painting.