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Study for a seated woman, arms raised (Cymoent): 2214(2)

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Study for a seated woman, arms raised (Cymoent)
Architectural studies


Draughtsman: Stevens, Alfred George




History note: Ricketts and Shannon Collection

Legal notes

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

Measurements and weight

Height: 224 mm
Width: 196 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Study for decoration at Kensington Palace Gardens 1855, for Don Christabel de Murietta, Stannus 131, pl. 130.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown ink
White bodycolour

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite with traces of brown ink and whitening on paper, squared for transfer, and attached to card mount with drawn ink borders

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: (colour notes)
  • Location: Throughout
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2214(2)
Primary reference Number: 19537
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 19 December 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 19 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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