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Study of a beech tree: PD.63-2015

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Titles

Study of a beech tree

Maker(s)

Cameron, David Young (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Gilbert Davis (1899-1983) (Lugt 757a); Sotheby's 9/3/1960 ('The property of a gentleman'), lot 16; bt. Fine Art Society, London; bt. Batchelor April 1960.

Legal notes

Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2015) by Batchelor, Ivor, Sir and Lady

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Graphite

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite on buff paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Study for a Beech Tree/ DY Cameron
  • Location: Sheet lower
  • Title

Inscription present: Lugt 757a

  • Location: Sheet lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Stamp

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.63-2015
Primary reference Number: 210155
Lugt: 757a
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Audit data

Created: Friday 25 November 2016 Updated: Friday 8 October 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 October 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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