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Ariel appearing to Godfrey at Sun rise: 3686.f.41

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Ariel appearing to Godfrey at Sun rise
Small sketch of the same scene


Draughtsman: Haydon, Benjamin Robert



Acquisition and important dates

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


1805 - 1826


Recto drawing, verso, pen and brown ink: Small sketch of the same scene.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( laid down)
Page Size Height 314 mm Width 194 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Brown ink on laid paper, laid down on album sheet

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Ariel appearing to / Godgrey at Sun / rise -
  • Location: To right of composition
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: Quando a par col Sol, ma pui Lucento / L' Arielo allapari, dall' Oriente - / Tasso / Canto 1
  • Location: Lower right of composition
  • Method of creation: Brown ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3686.f.41
Primary reference Number: 10973
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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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