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View of the Old Perse School, Free School Lane: PD.4-1976

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Titles

View of the Old Perse School, Free School Lane

Maker(s)

MacKenzie, Frederick (Draughtsman)

Legal notes

Given in memory of his brother, Dr Mark Pryor of Trinity College

Measurements and weight

Height: 83 mm
Width: 100 mm

Relative size of this object

10 m8.3 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1976) by Pryor, R. M. M.

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Brown wash
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite and brown wash on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: F. Mackenzie
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Free school in which is the Fitzwilliam Museum
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 44 / Free School in which the Fitzwilliam was housed / Frederick Mackenzie / 1787 - 1834
  • Location: Mount, verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.4-1976
Primary reference Number: 12020
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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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "View of the Old Perse School, Free School Lane" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/12020 Accessed: 2022-05-23 03:42:24

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