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Clive Bell: PD.230-1961

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Object information

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Titles

Clive Bell

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Lamb, Henry

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: The artist's estate; Leicester Galleries

Legal notes

Bought from the funds of the D.M. McQuaid bequest, 1961

Measurements and weight

Height: 354 mm
Width: 254 mm

Relative size of this object

25.4 m35.4 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1961) by Funds of the D.M. McQuaid bequest

Dating

20th century
Production date: AD 1909

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: Lamb
  • Location: Mid right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1909
  • Location: Mid right, below the above
  • Type: Date
  • Text: Clive Bell
  • Location: Bottom right

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.230-1961
Primary reference Number: 11756
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 31 March 2021 Last processed: Thursday 1 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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