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Castle Acre Priory: P.1443-R

Object information


Castle Acre Priory


Lucas, David (Printmaker)
After Constable, John (Painter)


History note: Sale of H.S. Theobald collection, Christie's, April 1910, lot 1090; Alfred Lucas

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1910) by Charrington, John


Circa 1830 - 1832


Progress proof. Published by Moon, 1838

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Plate Height 176 mm Width 252 mm
Sheet Height 220 mm Width 310 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: signed by Lucas

  • Text: 118 / D L
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Inscription present: inscribed by Lucas

  • Text: No 116/117 ink Drawing relating / to this plate
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1443-R
Primary reference Number: 4335
Shirley: 22 a
Wedmore (Lucas): 33 b
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 20 January 2021 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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