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Benjamin Bond Hopkins: PD.6-1953

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Titles

Benjamin Bond Hopkins

Maker(s)

Wheatley, Francis (Painter)

Legal notes

In memory of Mrs Sarah Hopkins and the Rev. C.G.O. Bond

Measurements and weight

Height: 102 cm
Width: 127.5 cm

Relative size of this object

1.3 m1 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1953) by Coke, B.E.

Dating

Production date: before AD 1791 : date of exhibition

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: D.B.R.
  • Location: Verso, frame
  • Method of creation: White chalk
  • Text: 33407
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: MS
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Nottingham Museum
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Chalk

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.6-1953
Primary reference Number: 4022
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Friday 26 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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