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Title:

Job offering a sacrifice on his return to prosperity

Maker(s):

Linnell, John; painter; British artist, 1792-1882
Palmer, Hannah Emma (nee Linnell); painter; British artist, 1818-1893

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

Date:

1845

School/Style:

British

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
panel (wood); support

Technique
Description:

oil on panel

Dimension(s):

height, 56, cm
width, 76, cm

Acquisition:

given; 2000; Tear, Mr and Mrs

Provenance:

Stephen Somerville

Inscription:

; verso; ink MS label; Had the picture been (?) to be sold I wd. find (?feign.) have given you what my daughter received for it. (very) £15. The figure of Job might have been touched by me but not much the work is a bona fide performance by my daughter Mrs Palmer I trust if the picture shd be for sale at any time I may have the first offer of it. JL; in John Linnell's hand

Documentation:

Linnell, David. 1994. Blake, Palmer, Linnell and Co.: the life of John Linnell.Sussex: Book Guild Ltd.p. 227

Accession:

Object Number: PD.11-2000
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 5844; input: 2000-05-17; modified: 2012-01-09)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/5844





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