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The debt collector: 889(36)

Object information

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The debt collector


Draughtsman: Dance, George II



Measurements and weight

Height: 156 mm
Width: 229 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1917) by Murray, Charles Fairfax

School or Style


Materials used in production

Blue ink
Grey wash
Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink and grey wash on paper, blue framing line

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Pay me my Bill!
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: Call again
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Brown ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: 889(36)
Primary reference Number: 10215
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 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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