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Man playing bagpipes: PD.26-1948

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Man playing bagpipes
Instruction in the bagpipes

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Keene, Charles Samuel

Entities

Categories

Measurements and weight

Height: 180 mm
Width: 104 mm

Relative size of this object

10.4 m18 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: Given (1948-05) by Garrod, D.A.E.

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Brown ink
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite, pen and brown ink on paper, laid down

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: monogram

  • Text: cK
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.26-1948
Primary reference Number: 11721
Stable URI

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Man playing bagpipes" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/11721 Accessed: 2022-11-29 20:48:55

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