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Boat with Brown Sails: P.454-1949

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Boat with Brown Sails

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Fraser, Claud Lovat

Entities

Categories

Measurements and weight

Height: 82 mm
Width: 161 mm

Relative size of this object

16.1 m8.2 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

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 green poster printed in blue "New Mackerel fresh and fine".

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.454-1949
Primary reference Number: 1893
Millard: 663
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Boat with Brown Sails" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/1893 Accessed: 2022-11-29 01:39:36

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/1893 |title=Boat with Brown Sails |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-11-29 01:39:36|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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