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The Vale of Pevensey from Rosehill Park, c. 1816: PD.19-1979

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The Vale of Pevensey from Rosehill Park, c. 1816


Turner, Joseph Mallord William (Draughtsman)


History note: John Fuller, of Rosehill Park; by descent to Sir Alexander Acland-Hood, sale Christie's, 4 April 1908 (lot 93), bt. Agnew (£682.10); Charles Fairfax Murray 1910; C. Morland Agnew, 1912, by descent to the executors of the late Vice-Admiral Sir William Agnew, K.C.V.O., C.B., D.S.O.

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From the Fairhaven and Biffen Funds with a 50% Grant-in-Aid from the Victoria and Albert Museum.

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Method of acquisition: Bought (1979) by Executors of Vice-Admiral Sir William Agnew


Production date: circa AD/CE 1816

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Materials used in production

Gum arabic

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper Paper: Height 390 mm Width 566 mm
Mount: Height 609 mm Width 812 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour, graphite, gum-arabic with highlights created by scratching out and sparing the paper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.19-1979
Primary reference Number: 13888
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 6 September 2021 Last processed: Monday 6 September 2021

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

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