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Duck-shooting in a wood: PD.9-1964

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Current Location: Gallery 2

Titles

Duck-shooting in a wood

Maker(s)

Troy, Jean François de (Painter)

Legal notes

Through the National Art Collections Fund

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1964) by Smith, Arnold John Hugh

Dating

Production date: AD 1730

School or Style

French

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas Canvas Height 81 cm Width 63.5 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: DE TROY F
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1730
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Date
  • Text: no. 7120 (Agnew label)
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Douane
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: 99
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: White chalk
  • Type: Number
  • Text: LANDSCAPE BY DE TROY
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: MS label
  • Type: Label

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.9-1964
Primary reference Number: 2981
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 6 January 2022 Last processed: Thursday 6 January 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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