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Sleeping child: PD.231-1961

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Sleeping child


Draughtsman: Lamb, Henry




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: 309 mm
Width: 237 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

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Materials used in production

Conté crayon (TM)

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black pencil (Conté crayon?) on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: H.L.
  • Location: Top right
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.231-1961
Primary reference Number: 11757
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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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