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Frontispiece - Artist's home at East Bergholt: P.1478-R

Object information

Titles

Frontispiece - Artist's home at East Bergholt

Maker(s)

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

Notes

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

Measurements and weight

Height: 139 mm
Width: 185 mm

Relative size of this object

18.5 m13.9 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Circa 1831 - 1832

Note

Progress proof, touched. Published in English Landscape, part V, June 1832.

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Graphite
Ink
Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Mezzotint : Touched and scratched

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1478-R
Primary reference Number: 4494
Shirley: 27 g/h?
Wedmore (Lucas): 1
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Thursday 19 August 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) "Frontispiece - Artist's home at East Bergholt" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/4494 Accessed: 2022-06-25 18:21:48

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