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Mrs Coventry Patmore: 1010

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Mrs Coventry Patmore


Millais, John Everett (Painter)


History note: Coventry (Kersey Dighton) Patmore (1823-1896); Edward Andrews, brother of the subject of the portrait; on his wife's death in 1892, passed to Milnes Patmore, son of the subject of the portrait; in 1899, coll. Coventry Patmore's third wife, Harriet (Robson); bt. by the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum from the Serendipity Shop, London, 1920

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Method of acquisition: Given (1920) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


Production date: AD/CE 1851

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support: composed of panel (wood) Panel: Height 19.7 cm Width 20.3 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on panel

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1010
Primary reference Number: 3638
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 22 November 2021 Last processed: Monday 22 November 2021

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

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