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A street scene: PD.181-1961

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A street scene


Draughtsman: Orpen, William Newenham Montague



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Bequeathed 1960

Measurements and weight

Height: 180 mm
Width: 160 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1961) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray

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Materials used in production

Watercolour wash
Indian ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite, pen and Indian ink and watercolour washes on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Chenil Galleries, Chelsea
  • Location: Old frame, verso
  • Method of creation: Label

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.181-1961
Primary reference Number: 12184
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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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