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Title:

William Cavendish, 7th Duke of Devonshire

Maker:

Watts, George Frederick; painter; British artist, 1817-1904

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

Date:

1883

School/Style:

British

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
canvas; support

Technique
Description:

oil on canvas

Dimension(s):

height, 127.0, cm
width, 101.6, cm

Acquisition:

given; 1883; The Subscribers

Provenance:

Commissioned by the subscribers

Acquisition Credit:

Given to the University by a body of subscibers, and accepted to be placed in the Fitzwilliam Museum.

Inscription(s):

signature; lower left; G.F. Watts
date; lower left; 1883

Exhibition(s):

(Fitzwilliam Museum, 1883). 1883-10
Organiser: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.), UK
Venue: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.)

Documentation:

Earp, F.R.. 1902. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 213

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1929. The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (1929).London?: p. 237
reproduced

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1912. The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.London?: p. 208
reproduced

Goodison, J.W.. 1977. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. III, British School.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 273-274
pl. 44

Gould, Veronica F.. 2004. G.F Watts, the latest Victorian.New Haven and London: p. 165, 168, 173
Reproduced p.168

Accession:

Object Number: 503
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 4015; input: 2000-04-14; modified: 2008-05-27)

(Picture Cabinet reference : 827140)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/4015





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