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Howard visiting Prisons and Lazarettos: B.V.153

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Current Location: In storage


Howard visiting Prisons and Lazarettos
Sketch of group of figures


Draughtsman: Romney, George



Measurements and weight

Height: 359 mm
Width: 495 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1792


Identified by J.R., B.V.

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Materials used in production

Grey ink
Ink wash
Grey watercolour wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Pen and ink : Pen and grey ink, grey watercolour wash and ink wash over graphite, strengthened on top with graphite on paper

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Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: B.V.153
Primary reference Number: 15942
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 20 February 2024 Last processed: Tuesday 20 February 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

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