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Siegfried Sassoon: 1121

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Siegfried Sassoon


Philpot, Glyn Warren (Painter)


History note: On loan to the Fitzwilliam Museum from the donor, 1918-24

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1924) by Sassoon, Siegfried


Production date: AD/CE 1917

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support: composed of canvas Frame: Depth 6 cm Height 90.8 cm Width 79.9 cm
Canvas: Height 61 cm Width 50.8 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Glyn Philpot
  • Location: Lower left
  • Signature
  • Text: 1917
  • Location: Lower left
  • Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1121
Primary reference Number: 3763
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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