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Fairy helping a child to climb a wall: P.917-1991

Object information

Titles

Fairy helping a child to climb a wall
At the Back of the North Wind

Maker(s)

Hughes, Arthur (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

1868-11-01 - 1870-10-01

Note

Illustration to "At the Back of the North Wind", text by George Macdonald, from Good Words for The Young, 1 November 1868 to 1 October 1870.

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 80 mm Width 60 mm
Sheet Height 81 mm Width 70 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.917-1991
Primary reference Number: 21561
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 20 August 2021 Last processed: Friday 20 August 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) "Fairy helping a child to climb a wall" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/21561 Accessed: 2022-07-02 06:43:59

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