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Hilly landscape: 1616

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Titles

Hilly landscape

Maker(s)

Towne, Francis (Painter)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1932) by Sykes, Stanley William

Dating

Production date: AD/CE 1780

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support: composed of canvas Frame: Depth 7.8 cm Height 48.3 cm Width 61 cm
Canvas: Height 38.7 cm Width 51.1 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: F. Towne / Pinxit
  • Location: Lower left
  • Signature
  • Text: 1780
  • Location: Lower left
  • Date
  • Text: A. Woolcot, Packer, 20 Bourdon Street, W.1., addressed to P.M. Turner, Independent Gallery, "Exeter Exhibition 1932"
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Label
  • Text: Royal Albert Memorial Exhibition, Exeter, Loan Exhibition of Works by Early Devon Painters, 1932. Title "Landscape at Morrill", lent by Stanley W. Sykes, Balls Grove, Grantchester. Cat. no. 10
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Label
  • Text: Landscape at Morill
  • Location: Verso, frame
  • Method of creation: MS

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1616
Primary reference Number: 3993
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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