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Loch Etive, Argyllshire: PD.4-1954

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Titles

Loch Etive, Argyllshire

Maker(s)

Vincent, George (Painter)

Notes

History note: Sir Jabez Edward Johnson-Ferguson, Bart (1849-1929); his executors' sale, Christie's, 30 May 1930 (72), bt. Storey; bt. from Leggatt Bros., London

Legal notes

From the Fairhaven Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 54.0 cm
Width: 72.2 cm

Relative size of this object

72.2 cm54 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1954) by Leggatt Bros

Dating

Production date: AD/CE 1821

Note

It may be presumed that this also is based on sketches or drawings of 1819, but none are so far known.

School or Style

British

People, subjects and objects depicted

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

Inscription present: monogram

  • Text: GV
  • Location: Lower right, on a rock
  • Signature
  • Text: 1821
  • Location: Lower right, on a rock
  • Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.4-1954
Primary reference Number: 4003
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Audit data

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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Painting" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/4003 Accessed: 2021-11-27 14:48:15

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