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Perspective drawing used for teaching at King's College, London: PD.91-1995

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Perspective drawing used for teaching at King's College, London

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Cotman, John Sell (And pupils)

Entities

Categories

Legal notes

Part of the Shadrake Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 281 mm
Width: 192 mm

Relative size of this object

19.2 m28.1 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1995) by Shadrake, Anthony Michael

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: May 5th / 53
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.91-1995
Primary reference Number: 11063
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 31 March 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

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 (2022) "Perspective drawing used for teaching at King's College, London" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/11063 Accessed: 2022-12-05 12:38:12

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/11063 |title=Perspective drawing used for teaching at King's College, London |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-12-05 12:38:12|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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