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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

A musician

Maker(s)

Unknown

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: 'Mr Hallitt'; Richard Clark (1780-1856), London, by 1830; his sale, London, Puttick's, 25-8 June 1853 (577), bt Ellerton; John Lodge Ellerton (1810-1873)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1875) by Lodge, Adam

Dating

Circa 1700 CE - 1750 CE

School or Style

British

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas
Painted Surface Height 102.2 cm Width 87.7 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Portrait of George Frederick Handel / Painted by Sir James Thornhill, now in the possession of Richard / Clark Esq, of Lettlington tower cloisters, Westminster, 1830
  • Location: Verso, frame
  • Method of creation: Printed label
  • Type: Label

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 9
Primary reference Number: 799
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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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