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The Old Bedford music hall: 2458

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Object information

Titles

The Old Bedford music hall

Maker(s)

Sickert, Walter Richard (Painter)

Notes

History note: With the Leicester Galleries, London, 1930; E.M.B. Ingram

Measurements and weight

Height: 54.9 cm
Width: 38.1 cm

Relative size of this object

38.1 cm54.9 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1941) by Ingram, Edward Maurice Berkeley

Dating

1894 - 1895

School or Style

British

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Sickert
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Temple Newsam, 1942 Sickert Exhibition (121)
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Exbn. of British 20th century paintings, Nat. Gall. 1940 (433), lent Ingram
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Ingram's Rome Embassy address, as 244q Steer
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Typescript
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Douane
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Stamp

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2458
Primary reference Number: 3865
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 28 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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