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The Woodwalk, Farnley Hall: PD.50-1958

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Titles

The Woodwalk, Farnley Hall

Maker(s)

Turner, Joseph Mallord William (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Walter Fawkes, Farnley Hall, by descent to the Rev. Ayscough Fawkes, not in sale Christie's, 27 June 1890; F. Stevenson, 1912; R. Norton, sold Christie's, 26 May 1919, lot 130, bt. Sampson; Herbert Dean, his Sale, Sotheby's, 19 November 1947, lot 134, as frontispiece, bt. Agnew's (£380); Major Horton Fawkes; Agnew's 'The Property of a Gentleman' (Gilbert Davis) sold Sotheby's, 19 March 1958, lot 105, bt. Messrs. John Mitchell

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From the Fairhaven Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 292 mm
Width: 400 mm

Relative size of this object

40 m29.2 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1958) by Messrs. John Mitchell

Dating

Production date: circa AD/CE 1818

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Bodycolour
Graphite
Gum arabic

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper ( brown)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour and bodycolour over graphite with gum arabic on brown paper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.50-1958
Primary reference Number: 13935
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 6 September 2021 Last processed: Monday 6 September 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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