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Design for C & J Clark Ltd, Report and Account: PD.167-1989

Object information


Design for C & J Clark Ltd, Report and Account


Hassall, Joan (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 286 mm
Width: 206 mm

Relative size of this object

20.6 m28.6 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1989) by Lee, Brian North

School or Style


Materials used in production

Grey wash
Black ink
Yellow wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and black ink with yellow and grey wash on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 1gb Rough / Oak for tanning. maple for lasts / One piece of colour at the top. / The centre shape a skin of leather / The little Curls and whorls round the main scenes to be full of shoes, tools, computer cards, etc. not shown / in this rough
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: Joan Hassall
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.167-1989
Primary reference Number: 17313
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Design for C & J Clark Ltd, Report and Account" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-06-30 05:16:18

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