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Lainey's Garden (The Garden of Love): 2726

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Current Location: In storage


Lainey's Garden (The Garden of Love)


Painter: Sickert, Walter Richard




History note: Anon. sale, Christie's, 4 March1932 (67), bt. Lessore; Howard Bliss

Measurements and weight

Height: 81.9 cm
Width: 61.6 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Islington

Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa 1927 CE - 1931 CE


A drawing of this subject, virtually identical with the painting, also in the Fitzwilliam Museum (no. 2775), is inscribed in Sickert's hand, 'Lainey's garden' and 'Londra benedetta II' - Lainey was Sickert's third wife.

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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 right
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2726
Primary reference Number: 3868
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 7 December 2023 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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