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Plaice and Prawns: P.168-1949

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Object information

Titles

Plaice and Prawns

Maker(s)

Detmold, Charles Maurice (Printmaker)

Measurements and weight

Height: 122 mm
Width: 159 mm

Relative size of this object

15.9 m12.2 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1949-10) by Dodgson, Campbell

Dating

Production date: AD 1898

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Etching : Etching on zinc

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.168-1949
Primary reference Number: 1539
Dodgson (Detmold): 18
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Audit data

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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