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A couple conversing in a garden: PD.567-1975

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

A couple conversing in a garden

Maker(s)

Raverat, Gwendolen (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 170 mm
Width: 136 mm

Relative size of this object

13.6 m17 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

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and black ink on tracing paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Beautiful woman at last he burst forth / Eleanor and Mr Slope / (Barchester Towers) / page 69
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Text: 10
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Black ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.567-1975
Primary reference Number: 12827
Stable URI

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) "A couple conversing in a garden" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/12827 Accessed: 2022-08-10 21:05:12

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