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Studies for the costume of the 'Newt': PD.902-1975

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Studies for the costume of the 'Newt'

Maker(s)

Raverat, Gwendolen (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 222 mm
Width: 286 mm

Relative size of this object

28.6 m22.2 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

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

Note

Design for an Amateur production of 'The Poisoned Kiss'

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Black ink
Watercolour
Whitening
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite, brush, black ink and watercolour with some white on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Newt
  • Location: Upper left
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: (instructions for making)
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.902-1975
Primary reference Number: 13162
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) "Studies for the costume of the 'Newt'" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/13162 Accessed: 2022-08-10 00:38:26

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