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Fig tree in a crater, Lanzarote: PD.231-1994

Object information

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Fig tree in a crater, Lanzarote
Study of a man on a bicycle


Draughtsman: Craxton, John




History note: Christopher Hull Gallery, Jane Thistlethwaite

Legal notes

Given at the request of his late wife, Jane

Measurements and weight

Height: 325 mm
Width: 250 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1994) by Thistlethwaite, Frank

School or Style


Materials used in production

Conté crayon (TM)

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( pinkish brown)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Recto: black and white conté crayon verso: black Conté crayon on pinkish brown paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Craxton
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Signature

Inscription present: encircled

  • Text: c
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.231-1994
Primary reference Number: 10128
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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