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Near Epping: PD.85-1975

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Near Epping


Draughtsman: De Wint, Peter




History note: Harriet De Wint; Mrs. Tatlock; Miss Tatlock; Miss Bostock; Sir G. Harmsworth Bt. (see inscriptions)

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Given through the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum in memory or his brother, Dr. Mark Pryor, of Trinity College

Measurements and weight

Height: 71 mm
Width: 209 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1975) by Pryor, R. M. M.


A preliminary study for 'Near Epping Forest', formerly in the collection of James Orrock, illustrated, 'The Studio', 1903 ppl. 28

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Materials used in production

Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and brown ink on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Harriet De Wint / Mrs. Tatlock / Miss Tatlock / Miss Bostock / Sir G. Harmsworth Bt. / Bt. GmN 9/74 (?) (in the hand of Mr Pryor)
  • Location: Outer mount

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.85-1975
Primary reference Number: 14495
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 29 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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