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Figure sketches: 3686.f.47

Object information

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Figure sketches
Study of a female figure


Draughtsman: Haydon, Benjamin Robert




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

Acquisition and important dates

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


1805 - 1826

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down) laid paper
Upper Drawing Size Height 116 mm Width 182 mm
Middle Drawing Size Height 127 mm Width 102 mm
Drawing Size, Verso Height 146 mm Width 111 mm
Page Size Height 314 mm Width 194 mm
Lower Drawing Size Height 80 mm Width 76 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Recto: pen and brown ink on paper, laid down on album sheet verso: pen and brown ink on laid paper, extended by laying down on similar, hinged at top

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3686.f.47
Primary reference Number: 10979
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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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