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L'Oeillade: 2727

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 1


Translated as: The glance


Painter: Sickert, Walter Richard



Measurements and weight

Height: 38.1 cm
Width: 30.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1945) by Bliss, J. Howard


Production date: circa AD 1911 : Date based on stylistic grounds.

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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 left
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: James Bourlet, packers, Nassau St., W.
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Newcastle-on-Tyne, Laing Art Gallery, (but with no note to show that it refers to the picture & not only to the frame, which is too big for the canvas)
  • Location: Verso, frame
  • Type: Label
  • Text: "L' Oeillade" by Sickert
  • Location: Verso, frame
  • Method of creation: MS
  • Type: Label
  • Text: (canvas dealer, ending London)
  • Location: Verso, canvas
  • Type: Stencil

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2727
Primary reference Number: 3867
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 30 November 2023 Last processed: Thursday 30 November 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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