Borrowdale, Cumberland, with Children Playing by the Banks of a Brook

Oil on canvas | 86.3 x 111.7cm | 1823

William Collins

Sunlight breaks through the clouds and bathes this idyllic Lake District scene in a warm glow. In the 19th century Cumbria was a popular tourist destination. Visitors were inspired by poets such as William Wordsworth (1770-1850) and Samuel Taylor Col...
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