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The Little Dutch girl: 2777

Object information

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The Little Dutch girl


Draughtsman: May, Philip William



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1946) by Rea, Constance

School or Style


Materials used in production

Red-brown chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Sight Size Height 214 mm Width 180 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Red-brown chalk on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: PHIL MAY
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: white / board behind / (back arrow) / mount / up to here
  • Location: Around drawing
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2777
Primary reference Number: 12078
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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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