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Mr. Mildred: PD.7-1971

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Mr. Mildred


Draughtsman: Linnell, John




History note: P. & D. Colnaghi, from whom bought, with PD.5 & 6-1971, (£85)

Measurements and weight

Height: 158 mm
Width: 113 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1971-01) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


Production date: AD 1824-02-25

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of card ( thin)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite on thin card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: done at Mr. Story's, Basing (hide?) Feb. 25th 1824
  • Location: Along the bottom margin
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: J.L.
  • Location: Albong the bottom margin
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.7-1971
Primary reference Number: 11979
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 31 March 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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