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The Umpire: 2518

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Current Location: In storage


The Umpire


Painter: Moore, Albert Joseph




History note: With the Nicholson Gallery, London

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray


Production date: circa AD 1888

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People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas
Canvas Height 45.1 cm Width 18.2 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Greek anthemion signature

  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Albert Moore - "An Umpire (oil) a repetition with variations of the central figure of "A River Side", 1888
  • Location: Verso, boarding
  • Method of creation: MS
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Nicholson Galler, 45 St James's Place
  • Location: Verso, boarding
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Herbert Yates, frame maker
  • Location: Verso, boarding
  • Type: Label
  • Text: B.H. No. 3160, Alb. Moore, The Umpire
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Type: Label
  • Text: The Umpire, Albert Moore
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: MS
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Roberson's, Lond Acre, artist's materials Albert Moore Esq., 1 Holland Lane
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Type: Label
  • Text: 17 3/8 6 3/4
  • Location: Verso, canvas
  • Method of creation: Paint

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2518
Primary reference Number: 3646
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 22 November 2021 Last processed: Monday 22 November 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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