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Sunset after rain: PD.115-1975

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Titles

Sunset after rain

Maker(s)

Cuyp, Aelbert (Painter)

Notes

History note: In England by c. 1767; William Wells, Redleaf, (by 1834); his sale, Christie's, 12/13 May 1848 lot 90, bought by Ralph Fletcher; his sale, Christie's, 28 June 1851, lot 60, bought by Grundy (d. 1859); Ralph Gibson; Lord Francis Gibson (d. 1859); J. Hope Barton (by 1868); Lewis Fry (by 1876), and by descent to the late Dr. Lewis S. Fry; with the heirs of Dr. Fry; with Thomas Agnew & Son Ltd

Legal notes

From the Hitchcock, Cunliffe, Perceval and University Purchase Funds with contributions from the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum, the National Art Collections Fund and the Victoria and Albert Museum, Grant-in-Aid.

Measurements and weight

Height: 83.9 cm
Width: 69.9 cm

Relative size of this object

69.9 cm83.9 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1975) by Thomas Agnew and Sons Ltd

Dating

Circa 1640 CE - 1645 1645 CE

School or Style

Dutch

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support: composed of panel (wood)

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on panel

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.115-1975
Primary reference Number: 1273
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 12 January 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 18 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Painting" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/1273 Accessed: 2021-12-06 08:47:15

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