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A heath near the coast: 1797

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Current Location: In storage


A heath near the coast


Painter: Fielding, Anthony Vandyke Copley




History note: William Dell, of Brixton, London; his posthumous sale, Christie's, 21 April 1899 (59), bt. Radley

Measurements and weight

Height: 32.1 cm
Width: 47.0 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1936) by Young, Arthur W.

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 115 X
  • Location: Verso, backing to frame
  • Type: Stencil
  • Text: Dell
  • Location: Verso, backing to frame
  • Method of creation: MS
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Beckwell..../ Brixton Hill
  • Location: Verso, on torn paper backing
  • Method of creation: MS
  • Text: 12073/50/CS.CS
  • Location: Verso, stretcher
  • Method of creation: MS
  • Type: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1797
Primary reference Number: 872
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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