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Oil painting - Italian landscape
  • Italian landscape
    Allen, Joseph William, born 1803 - died 1852
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Italian landscape

  • Object:

    Oil painting

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (painted)

  • Date:

    1839 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Allen, Joseph William, born 1803 - died 1852 (painter (artist))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Oil on canvas

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Sir Edwin Durning-Lawrence, Bt

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

An oil painting showing a landscape with a path running along a river towards a town; low-lying mountains are visible in the distance through haze.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (painted)


1839 (painted)


Allen, Joseph William, born 1803 - died 1852 (painter (artist))

Materials and Techniques

Oil on canvas

Marks and inscriptions

'J. W. Allen, 1839'
Signed and dated by the artist, lower right


Height: 49.6 cm estimate, Width: 59.7 cm estimate, :

Object history note

Given by Sir Edwin Durning-Lawrence, Bart., 1901

Descriptive line

Oil Painting, 'Italian Landscape', Joseph William Allen, 1839
[Frame dimensions 72 x 82 cm]

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Parkinson, R., Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue of British Oil Paintings 1820-1860, London: HMSO, 1990, p. 1


Oil paint; Canvas


Oil painting




Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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