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The Magician: PD.165-1963

Object information

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The Magician


Draughtsman: Rysbrack, John Michael



Measurements and weight

Height: 376 mm
Width: 228 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1963) by Ingram, Bruce Stirling, Sir

School or Style


Materials used in production

Red ink
Brown ink
Grey-brown wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen, red and brown ink, grey-brown wash heightened with white on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: M.R.
  • Location: In the centre of the scarab
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.165-1963
Primary reference Number: 13474
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 6 September 2021 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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