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Quatre esquisses de vaches: PD.150-1985

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Quatre esquisses de vaches
Translated as: Four sketches of cows

Maker(s)

Troyon, Constant (Painter)

Notes

History note: With The Hazlitt Gallery, from whom bought by John Tillotson

Legal notes

The John Tillotson Bequest, 1984, received 1985

Measurements and weight

Height: 39 cm
Width: 47.2 cm

Relative size of this object

47.2 cm39 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

French

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of millboard

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on millboard

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: CT
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Initials

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.150-1985
Primary reference Number: 2983
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 22 November 2021 Last processed: Monday 22 November 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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