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The Umpire: 2518

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The Umpire


Moore, Albert Joseph (Painter)


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/CE 1888

School or Style


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
  • 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
  • Label
  • Text: Nicholson Galler, 45 St James's Place
  • Location: Verso, boarding
  • Label
  • Text: Herbert Yates, frame maker
  • Location: Verso, boarding
  • Label
  • Text: B.H. No. 3160, Alb. Moore, The Umpire
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Label
  • Text: The Umpire, Albert Moore
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: MS
  • Label
  • Text: Roberson's, Lond Acre, artist's materials Albert Moore Esq., 1 Holland Lane
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • 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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Audit data

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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