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Autumn woods: PD.963-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Autumn woods


Painter: Linnell, John




History note: Mrs. Joseph, Birmingham, by 1905; W.A. Evill

Measurements and weight

Height: 19.7 cm
Width: 30.5 cm

Relative size of this object

30.5 cm19.7 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1963) by Evill, Wilfrid Ariel

School or Style


Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of panel (wood)

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on panel

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 522 AX
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Stencil
  • Text: U17 FD (or) O17FD
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Stencil
  • Text: 112
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: MS
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Leicester Galleries, London, New Year exhibition 1952, no. 47, lent Evill. Cat. "Woodland landscape with figure"
  • Location: Verso, frame
  • Type: Label
  • Text: the artist's name, the title as "Landscape", with number "4492" in MS
  • Location: Verso, frame
  • Method of creation: Printed with MS addition
  • Type: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.963-1963
Primary reference Number: 3601
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 21 May 2021 Last processed: Thursday 16 March 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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