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Flat Fish: P.451-1949

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Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Flat Fish

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Fraser, Claud Lovat

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Measurements and weight

Height: 86 mm
Width: 115 mm

Relative size of this object

11.5 m8.6 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1949-10) by Dodgson, Campbell

Note

"Pointer" or Gummed Label for Mac Fisheries, Ltd. Used for pasting on grey poster printed in blue "Mac Fisheries 'First Row' Fish"

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Coloured ink
Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Colour printing
Woodcut

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.451-1949
Primary reference Number: 1890
Millard: 660
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Flat Fish" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/1890 Accessed: 2022-12-04 16:26:52

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