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Love on the moor: PD.968-1963

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Love on the moor

Maker(s)

Painter: Spencer, Stanley

Entities

Categories

Place(s) associated

  • Cookham ⪼ Windsor ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1963) by Evill, Wilfrid Ariel

Dating

1949 CE - 1954 CE

School or Style

British

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas
Frame Depth 4.6 cm Height 93.8 cm Width 323.7 cm
Canvas Height 79.1 cm Width 310.2 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Messrs. Arthur Tooth, "c. 9501 / Love on the Moor, / 1949-55, / by / Stanley Spencer
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Label
  • Text: (the name of the artist and Tooth's name and address)
  • Location: Verso, canvas
  • Method of creation: MS

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.968-1963
Primary reference Number: 3924
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 10 August 2023 Last processed: Thursday 10 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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