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Study for a silver jug: 2213(2)

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Study for a silver jug

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Stevens, Alfred George

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: Ricketts and Shannon Collection

Legal notes

The Ricketts and Shannon Collection. Bequeathed by Charles Shannon, 1937

Measurements and weight

Height: 217 mm
Width: 242 mm

Relative size of this object

24.2 m21.7 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Grey wash
Graphite
Ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite, pen and ink with grey wash on paper, laid down on mount
Pen and ink

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Alfred Stevens, Study for a silver jug
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2213(2)
Primary reference Number: 19527
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 7 June 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

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) "Study for a silver jug" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/19527 Accessed: 2022-11-29 02:44:41

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