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In a pleasant place, by Dafydd ap Gwilym translated by Joseph P Clancy: CAL 15-2007

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

In a pleasant place, by Dafydd ap Gwilym translated by Joseph P Clancy

Maker(s)

Calligrapher: Howells, David

Categories

Description

Watercolours, sable brush, automatic lettering pens and metal manuscript pens on Barcham Green handmade paper. Painting in the Leicestershire countryside hedge of wild roses, writing and composition produced in 1980

Legal notes

Given by David Howells

Measurements and weight

Height: 472 mm
Width: 259 mm

Relative size of this object

25.9 m47.2 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given by Howells, David

Dating

Production date: AD 1980

Materials used in production

Ink
Watercolours

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( T H Saunders)
Decoration

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CAL 15-2007
Primary reference Number: 167348
Old object number: Calligraphy/Howells/1
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Thursday 1 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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