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View near Redhill: PD.47-1971

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View near Redhill
Sketch of a hill


Linnell, William (Painter)


History note: The Linnell family; Richard Hughes-Hallet, from whom purchased 1971

Legal notes

Bought from the Fairhaven Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 30.8 cm
Width: 47.8 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1971) by Fairhaven Fund, The

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Recto Verso

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.47-1971
Primary reference Number: 3609
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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