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Children paddling, Walberswick: PD.18-1951

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Current Location: In storage


Children paddling, Walberswick


Painter: Steer, Philip Wilson




History note: Sir A.M. Daniel

Legal notes

In memory of her husband, Sir Augustus Moore Daniel (1866-1950).

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1951) by Daniel, Lady


Production date: AD 1894

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People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas
Frame Depth 7.5 cm Height 82 cm Width 109.5 cm
Canvas Height 64.3 cm Width 92.6 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Steer
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 94
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Date
  • Text: Wilson Steer exhibition of 1929 (evidently lent by Augustus Daniel, title given as) Children paddling (stretcher)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Label
  • Text: New English Art Club (with the name) Sir Augustus Daniel (and the title of the picture and name of the artist - evidently the label of a mixed exhibition (stretcher))
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.18-1951
Primary reference Number: 3953
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 15 August 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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