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The Artist's Mother, Agnes Geddes née Boyd: P.4-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The Artist's Mother, Agnes Geddes née Boyd


Printmaker: Geddes, Andrew
Painter: Geddes, Andrew (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1991) by Batchelor, Ivor, Sir and Lady


Production date: AD 1826


Seventh state

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 241 mm Width 154 mm
Sheet Height 428 mm Width 294 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: AG. P. 1822
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: AGeddes Ft.
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.4-1991
Primary reference Number: 2073
Dodgson (Wilkie/Geddes): 7 VII/VIII
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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