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Unknown Lady: 3730

Object information

Titles

Unknown Lady

Maker(s)

Ferguson, James (1700s) (Miniaturist)

Measurements and weight

Height: 70 mm
Width: 51 mm

Relative size of this object

5.1 m7 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: Bequeathed (1922) by Perceval, Spencer George

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Graphite
Indian ink

Components of the work

Support: composed of card

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite and Indian ink on card

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3730
Primary reference Number: 17919
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 6 August 2011 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

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "3730" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/17919 Accessed: 2021-10-13 20:31:57

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