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Children paddling, Walberswick: PD.18-1951

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Children paddling, Walberswick


Steer, Philip Wilson (Painter)


History note: Sir A.M. Daniel

Legal notes

In memory of her husband, Sir Augustus Moore Daniel (1866-1950).

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1951) by Daniel, Lady


Production date: AD/CE 1894

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People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support: composed of canvas Frame: Depth 7.5 cm Height 82 cm Width 109.5 cm
Canvas: Height 64.3 cm Width 92.6 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Steer
  • Location: Lower left
  • Signature
  • Text: 94
  • Location: Lower left
  • Date
  • Text: Wilson Steer exhibition of 1929 (evidently lent by Augustus Daniel, title given as) Children paddling (stretcher)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Label
  • Text: New English Art Club (with the name) Sir Augustus Daniel (and the title of the picture and name of the artist - evidently the label of a mixed exhibition (stretcher))
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.18-1951
Primary reference Number: 3953
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 28 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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