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Ugolino; Struggle, Lord Beresford and a Lancer at (?Albuern): 3686.f.34

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Ugolino; Struggle, Lord Beresford and a Lancer at (?Albuern)


Draughtsman: Haydon, Benjamin Robert




Recto, two drawings, verso one drawing, laid down on album sheet.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1905) by Parsons (Brompton Road)


Circa 1805 - 1826


Verso, black chalk on paper, laid down on album sheet: Figures with heads bowed; verso of drawing sheet, black chalk composition visible at edges. Lower drawing, recto, has brown ink composition, verso, visible through paper.

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Materials used in production

Green pigment
Brown ink
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)
Upper Drawing Size Height 103 mm Width 148 mm
Lower Drawing Size Height 112 mm Width 182 mm
Drawing Verso Height 125 mm Width 118 mm
Page Size Height 314 mm Width 194 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and brown ink on laid paper, laid down on album sheet; verso, black chalk with traces of brown ink, on paper, laid down on album sheet

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Ugolino
  • Location: Album sheet, below upper drawing
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: Struggle / Lord Beresford & a Lancer at (?Albuern)
  • Location: Album sheet, below lower drawing
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: (?)
  • Location: Verso, top left-hand corner of drawing
  • Method of creation: Blind stamp

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3686.f.34
Primary reference Number: 10966
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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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