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The Last of England: M.Add.3

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 3


The Last of England


Painter: Brown, Ford Madox




History note: Bt. from the painter by Col. W.J. Gillum (d. 1910), 1860; Miss Mary Slater, from whom bt. in 1917

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From the Marlay Fund.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1917) by Slater, Mary, Miss


Production date: AD 1860

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas
Painted Surface Height 46.4 cm Width 42.3 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1860
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: M.Add.3
Primary reference Number: 809
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 17 May 2023 Last processed: Wednesday 17 May 2023

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

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