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David and Caspar: PD.17-1976

Object information

Current Location: In storage


David and Caspar


Painter: John, Augustus Edwin




History note: John Quinn Esq; with the Redfern Gallery; Peter Harris Esq.

Legal notes

Peter Harris, (1898-1976) with a life interest to his widow, relinquished 1976.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1976) by Harris, Peter


Production date: circa AD 1912

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of panel (wood)
Frame Depth 6 cm Height 66.7 cm Width 48.4 cm
Panel (wood) Height 53 cm Width 35.1 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on panel

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: John
  • Location: Centre right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.17-1976
Primary reference Number: 3504
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 31 March 2021 Last processed: Thursday 1 February 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

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