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Creator John Wilson Carmichael, 1799–1868, British
Title A View of Murton Colliery near Seaham, County Durham
Date 1843
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions 24 x 36 1/8 inches (61 x 91.8 cm)
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Label on verso, upper center: “established 1876 | The Fine Art Society Ltd | 148 New Bond St London W1Y OJT | No. 1163 Date September 1971 | A View of the Colby Ingleton Colliery | Painted to commemorate the opening of | the colliery in 1843. | James Wilson Carmichael, 1800 - 1868”; upper right: “To be collected by Pitt & Scott | Paul Mellon, Esq. | from The Fine Art Society Ltd | 148 New Bond St London W1Y OJT | telephone 016295116”, Signed and dated, lower right: "JWCarmichael | 1843"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1976.7.12
Collection Paintings and Sculpture
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1667404
Subject Terms buildings | coal mine | costume | factory | flags | genre subject | industrialization | industry | landscape | leisure | men | mining | pollution | rope | smoke | smokestack | stream | workers
Place Represented Durham | England | Europe | Murton | Seaham | United Kingdom
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