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King Lear: The Storm: P.153-1996

Object information


King Lear: The Storm


Craig, Edward Gordon (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1996) by Batchelor, Ivor, Sir and Lady


Production date: AD 1925



School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of Japanese paper Image Height 168 mm Width 158 mm
Sheet Height 243 mm Width 176 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 1920
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Date
  • Text: E.G.C. / 1925
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Only 150 copies printed. Copy 107
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Edition

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.153-1996
Primary reference Number: 1264
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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