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Sketch of a Knight for 'Donald of the Burthens': PD.135-1992

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Sketch of a Knight for 'Donald of the Burthens'


Draughtsman: Colquhoun, Robert
Draughtsman: Macbryde, Robert




History note: Fine Art Society dispersal sale, Philips, 1991, lot 606; bt. Mrs Alexander Stevenson

Measurements and weight

Height: 312 mm
Width: 248 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1992) by Stevenson, Alexander, Mrs

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: MacBryde / Colqhoun / Sketch for Knight
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.135-1992
Primary reference Number: 14755
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 31 March 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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