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The Chelsea Pensioners: a compositional study, by David Wilkie

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An image of The Chelsea Pensioners: a compositional study. Wilkie, David (British, 1785-1841). Pen and sepia ink and wash on paper, circa 1821. Acquisition Credit: Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor Bequest.

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The Chelsea Pensioners: a compositional study. Wilkie, David (British, 1785-1841). Pen and sepia ink and wash on paper, circa 1821. Acquisition Credit: Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor Bequest.

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  • Accession Number: PD.198-2015
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/16.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Katie Young
  • Image height: 641 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 813.97kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 200
  • Fnumber: 16/1

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19th Century British School Chelsea Pensioners David Wilkie drawing figures Fitz_PDP hats male military seated sepia sitting soldiers tricorn tricorne uniforms Wilkie

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