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Landscape at Aix-en-Provence: 2453

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Landscape at Aix-en-Provence


Painter: Smith, Matthew Arnold Bracy




History note: Sold for the artist by Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, London, to G. Shakespeare, 1936, and from him to E.M.B. Ingram, 1938

Measurements and weight

Height: 46.1 cm
Width: 55.2 cm

Relative size of this object

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Place(s) associated

  • Aix-en-Provence ⪼ France

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa AD 1936

School or Style


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

Inscription present: monogram

  • Text: MS
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd., 155 New Bond St., with title & painter & number 2446 (this number is repeated on stretcher)
  • Location: Verso, frame
  • Method of creation: Printed, with additions
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Exbn. of 20th c. British painting at Nat. Gall., 1940, lent Ingram
  • Location: Verso, frame
  • Type: Label

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2453
Primary reference Number: 3888
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 31 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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