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Two figures by a swimming pool: PD.4-2012

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Two figures by a swimming pool


Adler, Jankel




History note: Artist's estate; his executor, Charles Ankin; David Ankin and Liane Ankin

Legal notes

Given by David Ankin and his sister, Liane Ankin, 2012

Measurements and weight

Height: 209 mm
Width: 269 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2012) by Ankin, David Ankin, Liane

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Meduim composed of black ink

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Watercolour on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.4-2012
Primary reference Number: 186315
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 8 March 2012 Updated: Tuesday 24 May 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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