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Title:

George Frederick Handel

Maker:

Hudson, Thomas; painter; copy after; British artist, 1701-1779

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

School/Style:

British

Production
Note:

Formerly catalogued as by Giuseppe Grisoni.

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
canvas; support; backed onto
panel (wood); support; oval

Technique
Description:

oil on canvas backed onto wood

Dimension(s):

height, 20.3, cm
width, 17.8, cm

Acquisition:

given; 1870; Ward, Arthur Robert

Provenance:

William Boyce (1710-1779); at his death passed into the possession of his niece, who bequeathed it to her godson Thomas F. Walmisley (1783-1866); bought from him by the donor about 1852

Inscription:

; verso, on canvas covering; ink; GriSoni Pinx.t

Exhibition(s):

International Inventions Loan Exhibition. 1885
Venue: London, London?
Catalogue number: 66

Documentation:

Earp, F.R.. 1902. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 82, 83
reproduced

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1929. The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (1929).London?: p. 83
reproduced

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1912. The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.London?: p. 67
reproduced

Goodison, J.W.. 1977. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. III, British School.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 122-123

Thomälius, Gustav. n.d. Georg Fredrich Händel.
reproduced cover (colour)

Accession:

Object Number: 17
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 3429; input: 2000-03-29; modified: 2011-03-18)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/3429





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