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Archbishop Laud: 2043

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Archbishop Laud


Dyck, Anthony van (Painter)


History note: Anon. sale, Christie's, 30 January 1920 (267); coll. Charles Ricketts and C.H. Shannon

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood


Circa 1635 - 1637


Formerly 'Studio of van Dyck'.

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas Canvas Height 121.6 cm Width 97.1 cm
Frame Weight 17.5 kg

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: L 783 / Graham Picture (which might perhaps be 50 years old)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: MS
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Agnew's, Bond St. & Manchester, no. 6992
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2043
Primary reference Number: 3189
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 19 January 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 20 October 2021

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

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