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Nude on a bed: PD.3-1967

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Current Location: In storage


Nude on a bed


Painter: Gilman, Harold




History note: Edward Le Bas, C.B.E., R.A. (1904-1966) by 1939; bequeathed to B. Fairfax Hall, 1966

Legal notes

In memory of Edward Le Bas.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1967) by Fairfax Hall, Benjamin


Production date: circa AD 1911-12

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People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas
Canvas Height 61.4 cm Width 46.7 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 511PR
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Type: Stencil
  • Text: (Paris, canvas merchant) 61 x 46
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Label
  • Text: James Bourlet
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Label
  • Text: 23B5
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: MS
  • Type: Label
  • Text: R.A. exhibition of the Le Bas collection
  • Location: Verso, frame
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Label
  • Text: (Scottish N.G.of Modern Art, with name and address of Le Bas written in)
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.3-1967
Primary reference Number: 3283
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 7 August 2020 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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