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Trees at Peamore Park, Exeter: PD.42-1980

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Current Location: In storage


Trees at Peamore Park, Exeter


Draughtsman: Abbott, John White




History note: John Abbott; Mr & Mrs H.B. Milling; Mrs M. Spooner; with Anthony Reed

Legal notes

From the Fairhaven and Biffen Funds, with a contribution from the Victoria and Albert Museum Grant-in-Aid.

Measurements and weight

Height: 431 mm
Width: 355 mm

Relative size of this object

35.5 m43.1 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1980) by Anthony Reed


Production date: AD 1799

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Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( 9 pieces, laid down)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Pen and ink with watercolour on paper, laid down
Pen and ink

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: monogram

  • Text: JWA
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1799
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Date
  • Text: Peamore - 1799. Given to John Abbott, March 1. 1832 (in the artist's hand)
  • Location: Mount, verso

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.42-1980
Primary reference Number: 8449
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 28 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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