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Howard visiting Prisons and Lazarettos: B.V.152

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Howard visiting Prisons and Lazarettos


Draughtsman: Romney, George



Measurements and weight

Height: 375 mm
Width: 556 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1818-09) by Romney, John


? 1790 - 1792


Identified by J.R., B.V.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Grey-brown ink
Grey-brown wash
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen with grey-brown ink and grey-brown wash over traces of graphite, strengthened with black chalk on paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: deleted

  • Text: No. 121
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: B.V.152
Primary reference Number: 15941
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 9 April 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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