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Young girl holding a Crown: PD.575-1975

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Young girl holding a Crown


Raverat, Gwendolen (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 92 mm
Width: 97 mm

Relative size of this object

9.7 m9.2 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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


Concerned with the illustrations for the book 'Countess Kate' by C.M. Yonge

Light sketch in graphite, right margin, of a crown

School or Style


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: Titlepage / Countess Kate
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Black ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.575-1975
Primary reference Number: 12835
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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

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