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Blue door, house and outside: PD.17-1974

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Blue door, house and outside


Painter: Hitchens, Sydney Ivon




History note: With the Waddington Galleries, London; sold to Dr M.I.A. Hunter

Measurements and weight

Height: 53.3 cm
Width: 131.7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1974) by Hunter, Alastair


Production date: AD 1972

School or Style


Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 72
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Date
  • Text: Given anonymously, 1974
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Waddington Galleries, 34 Cork Street, W.1 439 - 1866 (filled in with details, owner given as "Dr. A. Hunter"
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Text: "House and outside, Blue Door Series" / 1972, (with name and address of the artist, & dimensions)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: MS
  • Type: Label

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.17-1974
Primary reference Number: 3363
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 8 February 2024 Last processed: Thursday 8 February 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

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