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The girl with a tattered glove


Nicholson, William (Painter)


History note: With Goupil Gallery, 1911 (31), bt. Mr and Mrs Vulliamy

Legal notes

From Mr and Mrs Edward Owen Vulliamy

Place(s) associated

  • London

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1917) by Vulliamy, Edward Owen


Production date: AD/CE 1909


Painted at The Pheasantry in King's Road, Chelsea, London

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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 89.8 cm Width 71.1 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Nicholson
  • Location: Lower left
  • Signature
  • Text: 1909
  • Location: Lower left
  • Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 892
Primary reference Number: 3726
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 10 August 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 10 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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