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Two figures leaping at each other from the backs of two horses: 3692.15

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Two figures leaping at each other from the backs of two horses


Draughtsman: Doyle, Richard



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1886)


Upper left, there are graphite sketches of a figure facing to right with his right armed raised holding a sword, and above this there is a sketch of a figure standing on the back of a horse, which has been cut off

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Materials used in production

Dark brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( laid down)
Paper Size Height 103 mm Width 164 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and dark brown ink with graphite on laid paper, laid down on an album sheet

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3692.15
Primary reference Number: 10486
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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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