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Musicians in a room: P.875-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Musicians in a room

Maker(s)

Houghton, Arthur Boyd (Designer)
Dalziel family (Printmaker)

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio

Dating

Circa 1860 - 1870

Note

Cut from a magazine

Letterpress on verso

School or Style

British

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Image Height 63 mm Width 63 mm
Sheet Height 70 mm Width 77 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: A B H
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Initials
  • Text: DALZIEL Sc
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.875-1991
Primary reference Number: 21355
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 19 August 2021 Last processed: Thursday 19 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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