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East Bergholt: PD.15-1968

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Titles

East Bergholt

Maker(s)

Constable, John (Painter)

Notes

History note: With P.M. Turner, the Independent Gallery, London

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Sidney Ernest Prestige (d.1965) with a life-interest to his widow; received upon her death, 1968

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1968) by Prestige, Sidney Ernest

Dating

Production date: AD/CE 1808

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support: composed of millboard Frame: Depth 6.5 cm Height 29.2 cm Width 37 cm
Millboard: Height 16.6 cm Width 25.25 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on millboard

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: EB
  • Location: On verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: 1808 (twice)
  • Location: On verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.15-1968
Primary reference Number: 833
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 17 November 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 17 November 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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