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November Moon: PD.6-1955

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Current Location: Gallery 4


November Moon


Painter: Nash, Paul




History note: Ivor Novello, who bought it from Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, London, February 1943; Sir Edward Howard Marsh, K.C.V.O., C.B., C.M.G., who bequeathed it to the Contemporary Art Society, 1953

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1955) by Contemporary Art Society


Production date: AD 1942

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas
Frame Depth 8 cm Height 93.3 cm Width 68 cm
Canvas Height 76.2 cm Width 50.8 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: monogram

  • Text: PN
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Art Exhibitions Bureau, exhibition of 'Trends in British Art', Guildhall 1954, lent CAS
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Arts Council, 4 St. James's Square, 'Sir Edward Marsh Memorial Exhibition', cat. no. 17
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.6-1955
Primary reference Number: 3696
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 6 September 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 28 November 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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