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Portrait of Aldis Wright, MA, Vice-Master of Trinity College: 703

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Portrait of Aldis Wright, MA, Vice-Master of Trinity College

Maker(s)

Strang, William (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 500 mm
Width: 378 mm

Relative size of this object

37.8 m50 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

(1910) by Strang, William

Dating

Production date: AD 1910 : watermark: on left hand side of sheet illegible when laid down

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

White chalk
Yellow chalk
Graphite
Black chalk
Red chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Red, black, white and yellow chalk, with a border drawn in graphite on paper, laid down on card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: W. STRANG
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Black chalk
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1910
  • Location: Lower left, below the above
  • Method of creation: Black chalk
  • Type: Date
  • Text: W. Aldis Wright
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 703
Primary reference Number: 13698
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 25 February 2021 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) "Portrait of Aldis Wright, MA, Vice-Master of Trinity College" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/13698 Accessed: 2022-08-18 06:22:32

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/13698 |title=Portrait of Aldis Wright, MA, Vice-Master of Trinity College |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-08-18 06:22:32|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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