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A standing woman, draped in a shawl: PD.165-1961

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A standing woman, draped in a shawl


Draughtsman: John, Augustus Edwin




History note: Bought from the artist?

Legal notes

Bequeathed 1960

Measurements and weight

Height: 439 mm
Width: 204 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1961) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray


Production date: circa AD 1908 : dated by Dorelia John, see 'notes'

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: John
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: (Johannesburg, London (2) and Sheffield Exhibitions, plus two from Messrs. Bourlet, London)
  • Location: Old frame, verso
  • Method of creation: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.165-1961
Primary reference Number: 11640
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 31 March 2021 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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