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Lainey's Garden: 2775

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Current Location: In storage


Lainey's Garden


Draughtsman: Sickert, Walter Richard




History note: James Howard Bliss

Measurements and weight

Height: 406 mm
Width: 308 mm

Relative size of this object

30.8 m40.6 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1946-11) by Bliss, James Howard


The drawing is a study for the oil painting "The Garden of Love" (no. 2726) given by Howard Bliss in 1945.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Indian ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( mauve)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and Indian ink on mauve paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Londra benedetta II
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: Lainey's garden
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2775
Primary reference Number: 13577
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 5 May 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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