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Title:

Bonnington Linn on the River Clyde

Maker:

More, Jacob; painter; British artist, 1740(?)-1793

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

School/Style:

British

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
canvas; support

Technique
Description:

oil on canvas

Dimension(s):

height, 71.1, cm
width, 91.2, cm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1878; Smith, Charles Lesingham

Exhibition(s):

(Incorporated Society of Artists, 1771). 1771
Venue: Incorporated Society of Artists, London?
Catalogue number: 94

The Discovery of Scotland. 1978-10 - 1978-11
Venue: National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh
Notes: fig. 52 (where identified as Bonnington Linn again)
Catalogue number: 5.4

Painting in Scotland The Golden Age. 1986-08-08 - 1986-08-31
Venue: Talbot Rice Art Centre, Edinburgh
Notes: reproduced p. 138, 1771-3
Catalogue number: 131

British Landscape Paintings from the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge. 1992-09-17 - 1992-10-20
Venue: Isetan Museum of Art, Tokyo
Notes: repr. colour
Catalogue number: 9

Documentation:

Earp, F.R.. 1902. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 214, 217
reproduced, as Richard Wilson, R.A.

Goodison, J.W.. 1977. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. III, British School.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 168-169
pl. 24

1992. British Landscape Paintings from the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.Tokyo: p. 42-43
cat. no. 9, reproduced (colour)

Andrews, Patricia R.. 'Jacob More's 'Falls of the Clyde' paintings'.London?:
Source Title: Burlington Magazine CXXIX (1987)
p. 86
fig. 25, Ms Andrews identifies as presumably the second version of this painting (first version now missing)

Accession:

Object Number: 7
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 3651; input: 2000-04-04; modified: 2011-08-02)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/3651





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