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Hadleigh Castle (small plate): P.1516-R

Object information


Hadleigh Castle (small plate)


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


Production date: circa AD 1832


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

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Plate Height 181 mm Width 254 mm
Sheet Height 210 mm Width 312 mm

Techniques used in production

Mezzotint : Touched

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: inscribed by Lucas

  • Text: 230
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Number
  • Text: 3
  • Location: Lower right corner
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Number

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1516-R
Primary reference Number: 4986
Shirley: 34 f
Wedmore (Lucas): 21 d
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 23 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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