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Stone Henge: P.1524-R

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Stone Henge


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 1832 - 1846


Progress proof, touched, with a large sketch in the upper margin to show the altered shape of the moon. Published by Lucas in Mr. David Lucas's New Series of Engravings, Illustrative of English Landscape, from the Pictures of John Constable, R.A., 1846.

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Plate Height 212 mm Width 276 mm
Sheet Height 260 mm Width 362 mm

Techniques used in production

Mezzotint : Touched

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 2
  • Location: Lower right corner
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Number

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1524-R
Primary reference Number: 5038
Shirley: 41 d
Wedmore (Lucas): 28 d
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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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