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The Bower Meadow: 1011

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Current Location: In storage


The Bower Meadow


Draughtsman: Rossetti, Dante Gabriel



Measurements and weight

Height: 797 mm
Width: 673 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1920-11) by Dew-Smith, Mrs Alice


This study is one of a number executed in preparation for the oil painting 'The Bower Meadow', painted in 1872

School or Style


Materials used in production

Coloured chalks

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Coloured chalks, on paper stretched over a frame

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: monogram

  • Text: DGR
  • Location: Lower left corner
  • Method of creation: Chalk
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1011
Primary reference Number: 13358
Surtees: 229A
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 18 November 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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