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Composition, Brown and Red: PD.37-1999

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Composition, Brown and Red

Maker(s)

Scott, William (Draughtsman)

Legal notes

In memory of Sir Grahame Clark

Measurements and weight

Height: 588 mm
Width: 470 mm

Relative size of this object

47 m58.8 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1999) by Clark, Lady

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Gouache

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Gouache on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: W SCOTT
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Composition Brown & Red 1960
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: G 39 / 136
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.37-1999
Primary reference Number: 13544
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 10 June 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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