John William Inchbold

Recollection. Barden Fells

1866

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
Artist
John William Inchbold 1830–1888
Medium
Oil paint on paper
Dimensions
Support: 252 x 176 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Purchased as part of the Oppé Collection with assistance from the National Lottery through the Heritage Lottery Fund 1996
Reference
T09024

Technique and condition

A varnished oil painting on cream wove paper. Oil from the paint has migrated to the verso of the support causing it to darken.

On acquisition the woodpulp mount and paper tape remnants were removed and the work was inlaid. It was pressed before being triple mounted onto white museum board.

Shulla Jaques
November 1997

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