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Autumnal Sunset: P.1398-R

Object information

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Autumnal Sunset


Printmaker: Lucas, David
Painter: Constable, John (After)




History note: Sale of H.S. Theobald collection, Christie's, April 1910, lot 1090; Alfred Lucas

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1910) by Charrington, John


Production date: AD 1830


Progress proof. Published in English Landscape, part V, July 1832

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 175 mm Width 251 mm
Sheet Height 260 mm Width 295 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: J.C. D.L.
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Inscription present: signed by Lucas

  • Text: 135 / D L
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1398-R
Primary reference Number: 3920
Shirley: 14 d
Wedmore (Lucas): 3
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 27 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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