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Tree - Red Ground: PD.5-1984

Object information


Tree - Red Ground


Sutherland, Graham Vivian (Painter)

Legal notes

Given in memory of Sir Robert Adeane, Patron of the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum from 1975-79, by his widow, Mrs Charles Cunningham-Reid, 1984

Measurements and weight

Height: 127.7 cm
Width: 101 cm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1984) by Cunningham-Reid, Charles, Mrs


Production date: AD 1962

School or Style


Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 18.1.62
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Date

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.5-1984
Primary reference Number: 3985
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 16 March 2022 Last processed: Wednesday 16 March 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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