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Nude on a bed: PD.3-1967

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Nude on a bed

Maker(s)

Gilman, Harold (Painter)

Notes

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

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1911-12

School or Style

British

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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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 7 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 28 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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