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2 studies for a street fight and its aftermath: PD.566-1975

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

2 studies for a street fight and its aftermath

Maker(s)

Raverat, Gwendolen (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 186 mm
Width: 339 mm

Relative size of this object

33.9 m18.6 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1975) by Gurney, Sophie and Hambro, Elisabeth

Note

Concerned with the illustrations for 'The Bedside Barsetshire' compiled by Lance O. Tingay and published by Faber & Faber

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Black ink

Components of the work

Support composed of tracing paper Right Sheet Height 185 mm Width 156 mm
Left Sheet Height 186 mm Width 185 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and black ink on tracing paper, 2 pieces stuck together with selotape

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: (measurements for printing)
  • Location: Upper left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 14
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: Mr Moffat falls into / trouble / (Dr Thorne) / about page 110 / pictures to face each other
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: Harry Baker / and Frank Gresham
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: Mr Moffat was ahead and receiving consolation from two motherly females
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: Reduce with opposite drawing
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: Mr Moffat
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.566-1975
Primary reference Number: 12826
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 6 August 2011 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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "2 studies for a street fight and its aftermath" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/12826 Accessed: 2022-08-17 11:17:35

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