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Mill near Brighton


Printmaker: Lucas, David
Painter: Constable, John (After)




History note: Sale of H.S. Theobald collection, Christie's, April 1910, lot 1090; Alfred Lucas

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1910) by Charrington, John


Production date: AD 1829


Progress proof, touched in ink and bodycolour. Published for the first time in Moon's edition of 1838.

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Materials used in production

Chinese ink
Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 179 mm Width 121 mm
Sheet Height 273 mm Width 220 mm

Techniques used in production

Mezzotint : Touched

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: /29
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Text: D.L.
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Inscription present: inscribed by Lucas

  • Text: 32 / D. L.
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1348-R
Primary reference Number: 3729
Shirley: 4 b
Wedmore (Lucas): 37
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 20 January 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 27 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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