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The Parker Cup, 1829: PD.26-1981

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

The Parker Cup, 1829

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Harraden, Richard Bankes

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: Alexander, David

Measurements and weight

Height: 568 mm
Width: 403 mm

Relative size of this object

40.3 m56.8 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1981) by Alexander, David

Dating

Production date: AD 1829

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of card

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite and watercolour on card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: R.B. Harraden delt.. / Cantab0.
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1829
  • Location: Lower left, following the above
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Type: Date
  • Text: Corpus / College / Cambridge (in a later hand)
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.26-1981
Primary reference Number: 10817
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 1 February 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "The Parker Cup, 1829" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/10817 Accessed: 2023-02-04 04:14:13

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