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Great love and great achievements: CAL 35-2007

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Great love and great achievements

Maker(s)

Calligrapher: Noble, Mary

Categories

Description

Gold leaf 'distressed' on gouache and acrylic base; speedball pens with sum ink and gouache on Rives BFK paper

Legal notes

Given by Mary Noble

Measurements and weight

Height: 140 mm
Width: 370 mm

Relative size of this object

37 m14 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given by Noble, Mary

Dating

Production date: AD 2007

Materials used in production

Gold leaf
Ink
Acrylic
Gouache

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( Rives BFK)
Decoration

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CAL 35-2007
Primary reference Number: 167396
Old object number: Calligraphy/Noble/1
Stable URI

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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