Skip to main content

A preliminary drawing for The Introduction of the Pope to the Convocation at Oxford by the Cardinal Broad-Bottom, 1809: PD.16-1972

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

A preliminary drawing for The Introduction of the Pope to the Convocation at Oxford by the Cardinal Broad-Bottom, 1809
A study of the same subject

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Gillray, James

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: Minto Wilson (Lugt 1922a); Messrs P. & D. Colnaghi

Measurements and weight

290
436

At the moment, this record does not display units or type of measurements. We will rectify this as soon as possible.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1972) by The Perceval Fund

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Wash
Indian ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Recto: pen, Indian ink and wash verso: pen and brown ink over graphite on paper, squared for transfer, laid down on a hollow mount

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Golgotha i.e. the Place for Sculls (sic) (in the hand of the artist)
  • Location: Top
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: -Broad Bottom / --- / Chancellor's (Staff?)
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.16-1972
Primary reference Number: 10699
Lugt: 1922a
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "A preliminary drawing for The Introduction of the Pope to the Convocation at Oxford by the Cardinal Broad-Bottom, 1809" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/10699 Accessed: 2024-06-16 23:12:33

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/10699 |title=A preliminary drawing for The Introduction of the Pope to the Convocation at Oxford by the Cardinal Broad-Bottom, 1809 |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-06-16 23:12:33|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/api/v1/objects/object-10699

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...