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Head-Piece to the Purgatorio: P.884-R

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Head-Piece to the Purgatorio
Works of Dante


Printmaker: Hooper, William Harcourt
Draughtsman: Gere, Charles March
Printer: Ashendene Press



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1910-11)


Production date: AD 1909


Proof of illustration to the Ashendene Press Works of Dante

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People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 106 mm Width 179 mm
Sheet Height 177 mm Width 254 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.884-R
Primary reference Number: 1441
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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