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A Farm in Kent: PD.9-1971

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A Farm in Kent


Draughtsman: Palmer, Samuel




History note: Herbert Palmer, Leicester Galleries, c. 1920; (their label on backboard), Dr. C.S. Myers, Gonville and Caius College; Mr. John Manning

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Bought from the Biffen Fund, 1971

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1971) by The Biffen Fund


Production date: circa AD 1840 : dated by Lister (1988)

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Materials used in production

Brown chalk
Blue chalk
Gold paint

Components of the work

Support composed of card
Card Size Height 196 mm Width 419 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Brown chalk, blue chalk, watercolour, bodycolour, and gold paint on card, margins inlaid, lower right, and below, that on right painted over

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.9-1971
Primary reference Number: 12201
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 4 November 2019 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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