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The Last of England

Brown, Ford Madox (painter)


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Title/s

The Last of England

Maker/s

Brown, Ford Madox (painter) [ULAN info: British artist, 1821-1893]

Category

painting

Name

painting

School/Style

British

Technique Description

oil on canvas

Dimensions

height: (painted surface): 46.4 cm
width: (painted surface): 42.3 cm

Date

1860

Provenance

bought: Slater, Mary, Miss 1917 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

Bt. from the painter by Col. W.J. Gillum (d. 1910), 1860; Miss Mary Slater, from whom bt. in 1917

From the Marlay Fund.

Inscriptions/Marks

  1. signature
    Position: lower right
    Content: F MADOX BROWN
  2. date
    Position: lower right
    Content: 1860

Documentation

  1. (1909) Works by Ford Madox Brown, [page: 19]
    [comments: exhibition catalogue, reproduced]
  2. Constable, William George (1927) Catalogue of Pictures in the Marlay Bequest, Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press
    [comments: pl. XXX]
  3. Goodison, J.W. (1977) Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. III, British School, Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press [page: 41-42]
    [comments: pl. 45]
  4. Andreae, Christopher Bold authenticity toward...etc., [page: 20]
    Source title: Christian Science Monitor (Tuesday 16 1981)
    [comments: reproduced]

Accession Number

M.Add.3 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 809; Input Date: 1999-12-22 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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