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Night: PD.8-2001

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Night

Maker(s)

Painter: Collins, Cecil

Entities

Categories

Legal notes

Through the National Art Collections Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 76.2 cm
Width: 51.0 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2001) by Collins, Elizabeth

Dating

Production date: AD 1932

School or Style

British

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Cecil Collins
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1932
  • Location: Verso, following the above
  • Type: Date
  • Text: Night
  • Location: Verso, below the above

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.8-2001
Primary reference Number: 28245
Stable URI

Audit data

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Night" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/28245 Accessed: 2024-05-21 06:10:51

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/28245 |title=Night |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-05-21 06:10:51|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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