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An avenue of trees, Wichnor: PD.186-2015

Object information

Current Location: In storage


An avenue of trees, Wichnor


Draughtsman: Ward, James




History note: Sotheby's 13/3/1969, lot 26; bt. P&D Colnaghi; bt. Batchelor, June 1969.

Legal notes

Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

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


19th century
Production date: AD 1811

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Sheet Height 375 mm Width 258 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite, on white paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: JWD RA
  • Location: Sheet lower left
  • Type: Initials
  • Text: Wichnor Sep.m 17th 1811
  • Type: Inscription

Inscription present: two lines of annotation in shorthand

  • Type: Inscription

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.186-2015
Primary reference Number: 215720
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Created: Thursday 13 April 2017 Updated: Tuesday 5 April 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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