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Technical: 855

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Keene, Charles Samuel (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 113 mm
Width: 174 mm

Relative size of this object

17.4 m11.3 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1917) by Johnson, Octavius

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Materials used in production

Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink, touches of white highlights, on paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: monogram

  • Text: cK
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Favourite neice "I hear you've had a capital run, Uncle! and what a large party you've got tonight"
  • Text: Foxhunting Squire "Yes, my dear, and if Captain Chividale and his sister had not 'thrown up' at the last moment, there'd been eighteen couple and half of you"

Identification numbers

Accession number: 855
Primary reference Number: 11715
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 6 August 2011 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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