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Robert Bridges O.M.: 1511

Object information

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Robert Bridges O.M.


Draughtsman: Strang, William



Measurements and weight

Height: 328 mm
Width: 225 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1929) by Knowles, Guy John Fenton


Production date: circa AD 1890 : see 'inscriptions/marks'

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite on laid paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: W. STRANG
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Robert Bridges. O.M. (apparently not by Strang)
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1511
Primary reference Number: 13703
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 25 February 2021 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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