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Landscape in North Wales: 2452

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Landscape in North Wales


Painter: Spencer, Stanley



Measurements and weight

Height: 55.9 cm
Width: 70.8 cm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1938


This belongs to Spencer's visit to North Wales in 1938, when he was in the Snowdon district during part of September and October.

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: partly torn away

  • Text: Exbn. of 20th c. British Painting, N.G. 1940
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Label

Inscription present: torn

  • Text: 155 New Bond Street, W.1. (dealer label)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Label

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2452
Primary reference Number: 3909
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 May 2021 Last processed: Thursday 16 March 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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