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Arundel Mill and Castle: P.1602-R

Object information


Arundel Mill and Castle


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 1845 CE - 1855 CE


Progress proof. Published by Bohn in 1855.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of silk ( satinised silk) Plate Height 189 mm Width 242 mm
Sheet Height 255 mm Width 360 mm

Techniques used in production

Mezzotint : Printed on satinised silk laid down on paper.

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: inscribed by Lucas

  • Text: 14 Pf 2d. of 2 only Pf taken on satin / David Lucas Feb. 2d. 184[6]
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 6
  • Location: Lower right corner
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Number

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1602-R
Primary reference Number: 5287
Shirley: 49 p
Wedmore (Lucas): 36 18
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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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