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Current Location: In storage


Edward Morrison


Painter: Knapton, George




History note: Sale by Phillips (of London) at Ashby Lodge, Northamptonshire, 20-2 April 1854 (171), bt. Rev. J.W. Arnold, D.D.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by the Rev. James William Arnold, 1865, with a life interest to his widow, Lady Mary Arnold, received 1873.

Measurements and weight

Depth: 6.3 cm
Height: 75.3 cm
Width: 62.9 cm
Width: 83.1 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1873) by Arnold, James William

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas
Frame Height 95 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: No 8 / General Morrison / (as a boy) - Knapton
  • Location: Verso, original frame
  • Type: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 22
Primary reference Number: 3528
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 31 January 2024 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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