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Cows in a field under a stormy sky, 1877: PD.57-1996

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Current Location: In storage


Cows in a field under a stormy sky, 1877


Painter: Boudin, Eugène Louis




History note: Léon Morot sold to Durand-Ruel, 10.xii.1925; with Durand-Ruel (Paris); Gallerie Lorenceau, Paris, 4.v.1936; Lord Blanesburgh, his sale Christie's, 4.vii.1969, lot 170; Philip McClean

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1996) by McClean, Philip


Production date: AD 1877

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas
Frame Depth 10 cm Height 60 cm Width 75 cm
Canvas Height 41 cm Width 55 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Eugène Boudin
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 77
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.57-1996
Primary reference Number: 2366
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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