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Samson and Delilah: PD.149-2015

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Samson and Delilah


Draughtsman: Orpen, William Newenham Montague




History note: Sotheby's 6/7/1955, lot 27 (part); bt. Colnaghi; bt. Batchelor 1956 from their exhibition

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Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor Bequest

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Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2015) by Batchelor, Ivor, Sir and Lady


19th Century
Production date: AD 1899

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Support composed of paper
Sheet Height 185 mm Width 245 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and ink and sepia wash

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Accession number: PD.149-2015
Primary reference Number: 215680
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Created: Wednesday 1 March 2017 Updated: Thursday 21 April 2022 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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