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The butcher's shop: P.325-1943

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The butcher's shop


Printmaker: Brangwyn, Frank




Etched from sketch made at Butcher's shop, Wormwood Scrubs. Thatched cottage in background, with pole resting between two trees foreground, on which are suspended sides of beef and heads of veal. Butcher in smock stands looking to left in expectation.

Legal notes

Given by Sir Frank Brangwyn, R.A., November 1943

Measurements and weight

Height: 475 mm
Width: 490 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Brangwyn, Frank


20th Century
Production date: AD 1904


With signature in pencil "Frank Brangwyn".

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Techniques used in production

Dry point

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.325-1943
Primary reference Number: 206259
Gaunt: 46
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Wednesday 31 March 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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