Cataloguing Terminology

Authorship, attribution, date, age, provenance and condition is a statement of opinion.
All available support documentation will be supplied.

• Forename(s) and surname of the artist – In our opinion a work by that artist.

• Attributed to – In our opinion this is probably a work by the artist but is not guaranteed.

• After – In our opinion a copy of a known work of the artist.

• Circle of In our opinion a work of the period of the artist, which may or may not be by the artist.

• Follower of – In our opinion a work in the style of the artist, which may be of a later date.

• Bears signature – Has a signature/date/inscription which may be by the artist or may have been added at a later date.

Dimensions are given width x height and are the size of the image. Frame dimensions are given separately.