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The Angel Proclaiming the End of Time: 3988

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

The Angel Proclaiming the End of Time

Maker(s)

Tucker, James Justus (Painter)

Measurements and weight

Height: 86.4 cm
Width: 69.9 cm

Relative size of this object

69.9 cm86.4 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1842) by Tucker, James Justus

School or Style

British

People, subjects and objects depicted

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: J.J Tucker
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: J.J Tucker, B.A. / Simla
  • Location: Verso, stretcher, top
  • Method of creation: MS
  • Type: Label
  • Text: The prophetic Vision of the Angel of might / proclaiming the end of time. Apocalypse. C. 10.
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: MS
  • Type: Label

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3988
Primary reference Number: 3994
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "The Angel Proclaiming the End of Time" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/3994 Accessed: 2022-08-07 17:29:36

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