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La Ville-Close, Concarneau, Brittany: 2451

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La Ville-Close, Concarneau, Brittany


Wood, John Christopher (Painter)


History note: With the Redfern Gallery, London, who bought it from the artist's mother, Mrs Lucius Wood; New Burlington Galleries, 1938 (101), bt. E.M.B. Ingram

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1941) by Ingram, Edward Maurice Berkeley


Production date: AD/CE 1930

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support: composed of millboard Frame: Depth 6.5 cm Height 80.8 cm Width 105.5 cm
Millboard: Height 56.8 cm Width 81.6 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on millboard

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: exbn. of 20th c. painting, Nat. Gallery, 1940 (102), lent E.M.B. Ingram
  • Location: Verso
  • Label

Inscription present: small label

  • Text: Dalziel Smith (and graphite note on millboard) Bois Blane (?) Naturel
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: MS
  • Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2451
Primary reference Number: 4035
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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