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Seated woman turned to right: PD.6-2012

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Seated woman turned to right
Head and bust of a woman


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: 621 mm
Width: 488 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

Coloured chalks
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Recto: black chalk and (?) charcoal; verso: coloured chalks

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.6-2012
Primary reference Number: 186317
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 8 March 2012 Updated: Wednesday 25 April 2012 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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