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Late Quarter (variation H): M.2-1987

Object information


Late Quarter (variation H)


Caro, Anthony (Sculptor)


Brass and bronze, cast and welded. ADD DESCRIPTION


History note: On loan from the sculptor since 1984

Legal notes

Given by the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum with a 50% grant from the Museums and Galleries Commission's Regional Fund administered by the Victoria and Albert Museum

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 56.0 cm
Height: 35.5 cm
Width: 49.5 cm

Relative size of this object

49.5 cm35.5 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1987) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


4th quarter 20th century
Elizabeth II
Production date: AD 1982

Components of the work

Part composed of brass (alloy) bronze

Techniques used in production

Casting (process) : Brass and bronze, cast and welded

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.2-1987
Primary reference Number: 13454
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_2_1987
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 6 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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