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Howard visiting Prisons and Lazarettos: B.V.155

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Current Location: In storage


Howard visiting Prisons and Lazarettos


Draughtsman: Romney, George



Acquisition and important dates

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


? 1790 CE - 1792 CE


Title indicated by J.R., B.V.

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Materials used in production

Indian ink
Brown ink
Grey-brown watercolour wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Paper Height 347 mm Width 487 mm
Support Sheet Height 481 mm Width 610 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen with brown ink and grey-brown watercolour wash over traces of graphite strengthened with black Indian ink (pen and wash) on paper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: B.V.155
Primary reference Number: 15944
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 6 July 2023 Last processed: Thursday 6 July 2023

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

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