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Coast scene near Hastings: 1339*

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Current Location: In storage


Coast scene near Hastings


Painter: Cox, David, the elder




History note: G. Wills Ingram

Measurements and weight

Height: 13.4 cm
Width: 21.6 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1927) by Holliday, J. R.


Production date: AD 1812 : If the place is correctly identified, this must date from 1812, when Cox visited Hastings and painted some small sketches in oils.

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down) millboard

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oils on paper laid down on millboard

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1339*
Primary reference Number: 840
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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