Skip to main content

Shrimps on a plate: R.D.54

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Shrimps on a plate

Maker(s)

Painter: Flexor, Samson

Entities

Categories

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991.

Measurements and weight

Height: 119 cm
Width: 147 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of board

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil or acrylic on board

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: S. FLEXOR
  • Location: Upper left
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: R.D.54
Primary reference Number: 81812
Temporary Reitlinger Number: R.D.54
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Shrimps on a plate" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/81812 Accessed: 2024-03-04 03:01:31

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/81812 |title=Shrimps on a plate |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-03-04 03:01:31|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/api/v1/objects/object-81812

More objects and works of art you might like

Willow Pattern Plate

Accession Number: C.742-2016

The Prodigal Son (Gay Life)

Accession Number: C.1184C-1928

The Prodigal Son (The Repast)

Accession Number: C.1184B-1928

The Prodigal Son (Good-Bye)

Accession Number: C.1184A-1928

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...