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Standing figure of a monk: PD.62-1972

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Standing figure of a monk

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Lewis, John Frederick

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: Brownlow, M.E.L., Mrs

Measurements and weight

Height: 367 mm
Width: 259 mm

Relative size of this object

25.9 m36.7 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1972) by Brownlow, M. E. L., Mrs

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( buff; laid down)
Card Size Height 375 mm Width 264 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Black chalk and watercolour on buff paper, laid down on thin card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 3
  • Location: Old mount, lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: J Lewis
  • Location: Old mount, lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.62-1972
Primary reference Number: 11945
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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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