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Sheet of studies: PD.1-1956

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Sheet of studies


Draughtsman: Oliver, Isaac I




History note: From the William Young Ottley Coll. (Lugt 2664)

Measurements and weight

Height: 153 mm
Width: 223 mm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1956-01) by Somervell, R. U., Miss

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Materials used in production

Grey wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Grey wash on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Is: Ollinier
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: John Manning, Chailey End, Newick, Sussex
  • Location: On backing
  • Method of creation: Label

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.1-1956
Primary reference Number: 18672
Lugt: 2664
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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