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Sir Richard Steele's Cottage: P.1585-R

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Sir Richard Steele's Cottage

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

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1845

Note

Progress proof, touched. Published by Lucas in 1845.

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Bodycolour
Graphite
Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Plate Height 190 mm Width 243 mm
Sheet Height 264 mm Width 362 mm

Techniques used in production

Mezzotint : Touched

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: A L
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Initials
  • Text: 3
  • Location: Lower right corner
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Number

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1585-R
Primary reference Number: 5247
Shirley: 48 d
Wedmore (Lucas): 25 d
Stable URI

Audit data

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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