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Petite combine: PD.72-2014

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Petite combine

Maker(s)

Searle, Ronald William Fordham

Description

A preliminary drawing for 'Le Monde', 1995

Notes

History note: Ronald Searle

Legal notes

Given by the artist's family, 2014

Measurements and weight

Height: 380 mm
Width: 465 mm

Relative size of this object

46.5 m38 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2014) by Family of Ronald Searle

Dating

Production date: AD 1995

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and black ink with faint traced over graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Ronald Searle
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Petite combine
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.72-2014
Primary reference Number: 199778
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Friday 22 August 2014 Updated: Friday 22 August 2014 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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Petite combine" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/199778 Accessed: 2022-08-13 07:01:12

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