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Cattle Shed: PD.252-1985

Object information


Cattle Shed


Vaughan, (John) Keith (Painter)


History note: The Waddington Galleries, London, bought by Dr Alastair Hunter, by whom given to his sister, Miss Diana Hunter, 1983

Legal notes

Bequeathed 1984.

Measurements and weight

Height: 44.4 cm
Width: 38.3 cm

Relative size of this object

38.3 cm44.4 cm What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1985) by Hunter, Diana A. M., Miss


Production date: AD 1972

School or Style


Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of boards (flat objects)

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on board

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.252-1985
Primary reference Number: 4001
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Cattle Shed" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-07-03 13:38:47

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