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Study for the Bird/Man Series: PD.16-1980

Object information

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Study for the Bird/Man Series


Draughtsman: Meadows, Bernard William



Legal notes

Given in memory of her husband

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1980) by Ritchie, Andrew Carnuff, Mrs


Production date: AD 1962


One of two studies for the sculptural 'Bird/Man' series - see also PD.17-1980

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Sight Size Height 215 mm Width 268 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite, watercolour and bodycolour on paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: in a circle

  • Text: M
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 62
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.16-1980
Primary reference Number: 12084
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 30 September 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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