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Street scene: PD.20-1998

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Street scene

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Lowry, Laurence Stephen

Entities

Categories

Measurements and weight

Height: 254 mm
Width: 356 mm

Relative size of this object

35.6 m25.4 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1998) by Melville, Donald

Dating

Production date: AD 1960

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite on paper, laid down

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: L S Lowry
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1960
  • Location: Lower left, following the above
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.20-1998
Primary reference Number: 12013
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 31 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Street scene" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/12013 Accessed: 2023-02-06 10:39:38

Citation for Wikipedia

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/12013 |title=Street scene |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2023-02-06 10:39:38|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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