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Two studies of Gustav Holst: PD.45-2005

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Two studies of Gustav Holst


Cosman, Milein




History note: The artist

Measurements and weight

Height: 300 mm
Width: 455 mm

Relative size of this object

45.5 m30 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2005) by Keller, Milein Cosman


20th century
Production date: AD 1990


Drawn from life

Materials used in production

sheet from a sketchbook Paper
Red-brown chalk

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Red-brown chalk on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: MCK
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Red ballpoint pen
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1990
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Red ballpoint pen
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.45-2005
Primary reference Number: 125089
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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