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The Rear Window: P.137-1996

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The Rear Window


Printmaker: McPherson, Craig



Measurements and weight

Height: 250 mm
Width: 180 mm

Relative size of this object

18 m25 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1996) by Williams, Reba Williams, Dave


20th century
Production date: AD 1984


Copper plate engraved in mezzotint and steel-faced.

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References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.137-1996
Primary reference Number: 167266
Hartley (Mcpherson): G2
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 23 June 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "The Rear Window" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-02-05 06:49:50

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