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A pastoral idyll - 'the other shore': PD.188-1985

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A pastoral idyll - 'the other shore'


Draughtsman: Calvert, Edward



Legal notes

Accepted by H.M. Treasury from the estate of Sir Geoffrey Keynes and allocated to the Fitzwilliam Museum through the Minister of the Arts in lieu of taxes

Measurements and weight

Height: 232 mm
Width: 379 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1985) by Keynes, Geoffrey


A characteristic example of Calvert's late style

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Oil on paper
Painting (image-making)

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.188-1985
Primary reference Number: 9263
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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