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Lydia Lopokova in costume for 'Carnaval': PD.21-2010

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Lydia Lopokova in costume for 'Carnaval'


Knight, Laura




History note: Phyllis Vipond Crocker; Natasha da Chrostcholt, from whom purchased, 1986 (£20)

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Dr W.M. Keynes, 2009, received 2010

Measurements and weight

Height: 233 mm
Width: 180 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2010) by Keynes, W. M., Dr.


Production date: 31 March AD 1919

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and black ink with watercolour and black chalk. Inscribed with ink and graphite.

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: centre "Phyll = Phyllis Vipond-Crocker first wife of Boris de Croustchoff friend of Laura Knight"/"Randolfo Barocchi first husband of Lydia Lopokova (dress probably meant to be that of Columbia in La Carnival[underlined])"/"Maestro Enrico Cechetti + wife Guiseppina"/"vincenzo"
  • Location: Old mountboard (verso)
  • Method of creation: Black biro
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.21-2010
Primary reference Number: 179656
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 31 August 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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