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Oil painting - Fruit


  • Object:

    Oil painting

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (painted)

  • Date:

    1842-3 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lance, George, born 1802 - died 1864 (painter (artist))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Oil on canvas

  • Credit Line:

    Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Oil on canvas depicting peaches, grapes, chillis and a large type of squash with gnarled skin

Place of Origin

Britain (painted)


1842-3 (painted)


Lance, George, born 1802 - died 1864 (painter (artist))

Materials and Techniques

Oil on canvas

Marks and inscriptions

G.L. 1842


Height: 35.5 cm approx., Width: 43.1 cm approx.

Object history note

Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857

Descriptive line

Oil painting entitled 'Fruit' by George Lance. Great Britain, 1842-3.

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

Catalogue of British Oil Paintings 1820-1860, Ronald Parkinson, Victoria and Albert Museum, London: HMSO, 1990, p. 135


Oil paint; Canvas


Oil painting

Subjects depicted

Fruit; Still life; Peaches; Grapes




Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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