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The duel of the young Queens: 2504

Object information

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The duel of the young Queens


Draughtsman: Detmold, Edward Julius



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1942-09-10) by Rotch, Claude Dickason


?An illustration for Maeterlinck's 'Flight of the Honey Bee'.

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of card ( stuck down on thicker card)
Sight Size Height 174 mm Width 126 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour over graphite on thin card, stuck down on thicker card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: EJD
  • Location: Bottom left
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Brook Street Galleries
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: Label
  • Text: The duel of the young Queens
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2504
Primary reference Number: 10285
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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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