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Study for figures in the background of 'And the Sea gave up the dead which were in it': 726

Object information

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Titles

Study for figures in the background of 'And the Sea gave up the dead which were in it'

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Leighton, Frederic, Baron

Entities

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Measurements and weight

Height: 365 mm
Width: 307 mm

Relative size of this object

30.7 m36.5 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1911-07) by Murray, Charles Fairfax

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

White chalk
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( brown)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Black and white chalk on brown paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: 726
Primary reference Number: 11813
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 21 May 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) "Study for figures in the background of 'And the Sea gave up the dead which were in it'" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/11813 Accessed: 2022-12-06 11:07:31

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/11813 |title=Study for figures in the background of 'And the Sea gave up the dead which were in it' |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-12-06 11:07:31|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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