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Figure fording the River Dart at sunset: PD.80-2015

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Figure fording the River Dart at sunset


Painter: Danby, Francis



Legal notes

Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2015) by Batchelor, Ivor, Sir and Lady

School or Style


Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.80-2015
Primary reference Number: 210202
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 7 December 2016 Updated: Thursday 21 April 2022 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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