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Title:

Mrs Mary Fisher

Maker:

Constable, John; painter; British artist, 1776-1837

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

Date:

1816

School/Style:

British

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
canvas; support

Technique
Description:

oil on canvas

Dimension(s):

height, painted surface, 36, cm
width, painted surface, 30.6, cm

Acquisition:

bought; 1972; Fisher, John P

Provenance:

John Fisher, the Venerable, Archdeacon of Berkshire (d. 1832); the Rev. Osmond Fisher (d. 1914); his son, the Rev. Osmond Philip Fisher (d. 1937), who bequeathed it, with a life-interest to his widow (d. 1957), to his nephew, John P. Fisher, from whom bought

Acquisition Credit:

With funds from the G.F. Webb bequest, with a Grant-in-Aid from the Victoria and Albert Museum.

Documentation:

Goodison, J.W.. 1977. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. III, British School.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 56
pl. 33

Beckett, R.B.. 1952. John Constable and the Fishers.p. 32

1968. John Constable's Correspondence VI, The Fishers.p. 28

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1973. Fitzwilliam.. The Annual Reports of the Fitzwilliam Museum Syndicate and the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Cambridge for the Year ending 31 December 1972.Cambridge (Cambs.):
pl. VIII

Goodison, J.W.. 1967. [Unknown; Illustrated London News; 1960].London:
Source Title: Illustrated London News II (1960)
p. 251
pl. 91

Related Object:

PD.44-1972; Archdeacon John Fisher

Accession:

Object Number: PD.45-1972
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 837; input: 1999-12-22; modified: 2011-03-09)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/837





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