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Becquet: P.280-1954

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Becquet

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Whistler, James Abbott McNeill

Entities

Categories

Measurements and weight

Height: 96 mm
Width: 80 mm

Relative size of this object

8 m9.6 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1954-10) by Knowles, Guy John Fenton

Dating

1858 - 1859

Note

Cut impression, head and shoulders only

School or Style

British

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drypoint
Etching

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.280-1954
Primary reference Number: 10087
Wedmore (Whistler): 48
Mansfield: 52
Kennedy: 52
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Becquet" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/10087 Accessed: 2022-12-03 03:16:34

Citation for Wikipedia

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/10087 |title=Becquet |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-12-03 03:16:34|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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