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Drawing to Illustrate a Story: 1038

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Drawing to Illustrate a Story


Draughtsman: Thackeray, William Makepeace



Measurements and weight

Height: 228 mm
Width: 186 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1921) by Vulliamy, Edward Owen

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Materials used in production

Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Much to the delight of General Lafayette and others / he receives the reward of his services
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1038
Primary reference Number: 13788
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 16 August 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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