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Spring: P.1366-R

An image of Print

Object information

Titles

Spring

Maker(s)

Lucas, David (Printmaker)
After Constable, John (Painter)

Notes

History note: Sale of H.S. Theobald collection, Christie's, April 1910, lot 1090; Alfred Lucas

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1910) by Charrington, John

Dating

Production date: CE 1829

Note

Progress proof. Published in English Landscape, part I, June 1830

School or Style

British

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper Plate: Height 155 mm Width 256 mm
Sheet: Height 258 mm Width 371 mm

Techniques used in production

Mezzotint

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: signed by Lucas

  • Text: 13 / D.L.
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Signature

Inscription present: inscribed by Lucas

  • Text: Nos. 11 & 12. drawings relating to this plate
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: initialed by Theobald

  • Text: H.S.T.
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Initials

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1366-R
Primary reference Number: 3789
Shirley: 7 a
Wedmore (Lucas): 2 a
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 20 January 2021 Last processed: Sunday 28 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Print" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/3789 Accessed: 2021-06-21 12:25:43

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