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Title:

Hilly landscape

Maker:

Towne, Francis; painter; British artist, 1739/40-1816

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

Date:

1780

School/Style:

British

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
canvas; support

Technique
Description:

oil on canvas

Dimension(s):

height, canvas, 38.7, cm
width, canvas, 51.1, cm
height, frame, 48.3, cm
width, frame, 61, cm
depth, frame, 7.8, cm

Acquisition:

given; 1932; Sykes, Stanley William

Inscription(s):

signature; lower left; F. Towne / Pinxit
date; lower left; 1780
label; verso, stretcher; printed; A. Woolcot, Packer, 20 Bourdon Street, W.1., addressed to P.M. Turner, Independent Gallery, "Exeter Exhibition 1932"
label; verso, stretcher; printed; Royal Albert Memorial Exhibition, Exeter, Loan Exhibition of Works by Early Devon Painters, 1932. Title "Landscape at Morrill", lent by Stanley W. Sykes, Balls Grove, Grantchester. Cat. no. 10
; verso, frame; MS; Landscape at Morill

Exhibition(s):

Works by early Devon painters. 1932
Venue: Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery
Notes: lent S.W Sykes
Catalogue number: 10

Documentation:

Goodison, J. W.. 1977. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. III, British School.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 262-263

Hayes, J.. 1982. The Landscape Paintings of Thomas Gainsborough.p. 251
fig. 289

Accession:

Object Number: 1616
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 3993; input: 2000-04-13; modified: 2019-06-17)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/3993





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