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Beach study (poss. Hastings): PD.423-1995

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Beach study (poss. Hastings)


Draughtsman: Hunt, William Henry



Legal notes

Part of the Shadrake Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 97 mm
Width: 94 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

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

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite on paper laid down

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: W. Hunt
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.423-1995
Primary reference Number: 11086
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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