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Portrait of Captain and Mrs Hardcastle, by John Russell

Image attached to PD.19-1997

An image of Portrait of Captain and Mrs Hardcastle. Russell, John (British, 1745-1806). Oil on canvas, height, canvas, 101.6 cm, width, canvas, 126.7 cm, 1785.

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Portrait of Captain and Mrs Hardcastle. Russell, John (British, 1745-1806). Oil on canvas, height, canvas, 101.6 cm, width, canvas, 126.7 cm, 1785.

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  • Accession Number: PD.19-1997
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/19.0
  • Focal length: 80
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Andrew Norman
  • Image height: 822 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 125.36kB
  • Exposure time: 1/60
  • ISO Speed: 200
  • Fnumber: 19/1
  • Captured: 2012:11:07 12:35:12

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18th Century animals aristocracy aristocratic breeches British School captain clothes clothing costume couple curls curly dogs double English fashion fashionable female Fitz_PDP Georgian globe gown hats husband husband and wife John Russell lady landed gentry male maritime marriage married naval officer oil on canvas painting pets portraits sailing sailing ship sailor seascape shipping ships society spouse telescope three cornered travel travellers tricorn tricorne trousers uniforms upper class wealthy wigs

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rgb(168,150,116), rgb(55,40,15), rgb(129,107,67), rgb(101,124,120), rgb(143,143,120), rgb(100,100,74), rgb(15,10,6), rgb(100,72,28), rgb(161,106,48), rgb(88,82,71), rgb(156,76,45)

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