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A young Korah bushman: PD.16-1987

Object information

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A young Korah bushman


Draughtsman: Daniell, Samuel




History note: With William Drummond

Legal notes

From money bequeathed by Miss Kathleen Winifred Goodison for the acquisition of a picture "such as will in the opinion of the Director reflect the work done by her brother, Mr Jack Weatherburn Goodison, during his many years there, which culminated in his being appointed Deputy Director".

Measurements and weight

Height: 120 mm
Width: 60 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1987) by Drummond, William

School or Style


Materials used in production

Grey-brown wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite and grey brown wash on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.16-1987
Primary reference Number: 10240
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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