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Study of an anchor: 1421t

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Study of an anchor


Draughtsman: Prout, Samuel



Measurements and weight

Height: 67 mm
Width: 87 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1927-08) by Holliday, J. R.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of cartridge paper ( white; laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink and wash over graphite on white cartridge paper, laid down on mounting card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: P7 B S. Prout 1421
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1421t
Primary reference Number: 12304
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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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