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Richmond, Yorkshire


Steer, Philip Wilson (Painter)

Measurements and weight

Height: 40.6 cm
Width: 54.9 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1905

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

  • Text: P.W. Steer
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1905
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Date
  • Text: Ernest Brown & Philips, Leicester Galleries
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Label
  • Text: XX Esporiz. Biennale Internaz. d' Arte di Venezia 1936 XIV 622 (blue chalk)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Printed, with blue chalk addition
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Exbn. of 20th c. British paitning at N.G. 1940 (397), lent Ingram
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Property of Mr. E.M.B. Ingram (British Embassy, Rome). Wilson Steer. Richmond (Yorkshire)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Typescript
  • Type: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2449
Primary reference Number: 3949
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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