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Paysage au coucher du soleil: PD.146-1985

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Titles

Paysage au coucher du soleil
Translated as: Landscape at sunset

Maker(s)

Ravier, Auguste François (Painter)

Notes

History note: Art Market, Paris; with The Hazlitt Gallery, from which bought by John Tillotson, 1966

Legal notes

The John Tillotson Bequest, 1984, received 1985

Measurements and weight

Height: 25 cm
Width: 33.9 cm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1985) by Tillotson, John

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( newspaper) Suppport composed of canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on newspaper, marouflé to canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: F.A. Ravier
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.146-1985
Primary reference Number: 2898
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 23 November 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 23 November 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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