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Study of interior of an ornamental wooden framed roof: 1729*52

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Study of interior of an ornamental wooden framed roof


Draughtsman: Wardle, George Young




History note: Philip Webb

Measurements and weight

Height: 184 mm
Width: 124 mm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1934-12) by Walker, Dorothy

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of tracing paper ( brown, laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite on brown tracing paper, laid down on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Tracing by George Wardle
  • Location: Mount, lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1729*52
Primary reference Number: 22427
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Wednesday 11 January 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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