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Apollo and the Seasons: PD.27-1952

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Current Location: In storage


Apollo and the Seasons


Painter: Wilson, Richard




History note: Sold Sotheby's, Property of a Lady ((?) Miss Turner), 6 March 1940 (25), by Norris; Christopher Norris sale, Christie's, 4 July 1952 (20), bt. Benson (for Tooth's)

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From the Fairhaven Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 100.1 cm
Width: 125.7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1952) by Arthur Tooth and Sons Ltd

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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: July (?)6 - 23 (?)
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: Chalk
  • Text: 415
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: Produce of England
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Type: Stencil

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.27-1952
Primary reference Number: 4031
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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