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The Farmyard: PD.38-1980

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Current Location: In storage


The Farmyard


Painter: Egg, Augustus Leopold




History note: J.G. Earl; William Drummond

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From the Fairhaven Fund.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1980) by Drummond, William

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of millboard
Sight Size Height 20 cm Width 24.7 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on board over traces of graphite outline

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: The Farmyard / Augustus Egg R.A. / Bt. J.G, Earl
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Label
  • Text: ..BROWN / 163 / [HIG]H HOLBORN
  • Location: Verso, board
  • Method of creation: Incised

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.38-1980
Primary reference Number: 3208
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 1 December 2022 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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