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Portrait of Harriet de Wint: PD.14-1995

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Current Location: In storage


Portrait of Harriet de Wint


Draughtsman: Hilton, William (II)




History note: Peter De Wint; his daughter Mrs Helen Tatlock; her daughter Mrs Harriet Helen Tatlock (d. 1922); her companion, Miss Muriel Bostock, until her death in 1942; bequeathed to her companion, Miss -; Agnews, 1994

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From the Biffen Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 142 mm
Width: 114 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1995) by Thomas Agnew and Sons Ltd

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Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour and white bodycolour highlights over traces of graphite on paper, laid down

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: J.W. Vokins, London (the following in ink) Portrait of Mrs De Wint. / probably by W Hilton. RA / her brother
  • Location: Verso of old frame
  • Method of creation: Label, with black ink additions
  • Text: Miss Tatlock
  • Location: Verso of old frame
  • Method of creation: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.14-1995
Primary reference Number: 11507
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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