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Sir Galahad: P.1987-R

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Current Location: In storage


Sir Galahad
The Moxon Tennyson


Draughtsman: Rossetti, Dante Gabriel
Printmaker: Linton, William James



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1917-03) by Murray, Charles Fairfax


Production date: circa AD 1857


Illustration to Moxon's "Tennyson's Poems"

Progress proof, touched

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of India paper
Sheet Height 104 mm Width 91 mm
Image Height 95 mm Width 81 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving : Touched

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1987-R
Primary reference Number: 123
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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