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Design for Pythian Odes of Pindar - Title-page: PD.226-1985

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Design for Pythian Odes of Pindar - Title-page


Draughtsman: Gooden, Stephen Frederick



Legal notes

Allocated by H.M. Treasury through the Minister of the Arts, accepted in lieu of capital taxes

Measurements and weight

Height: 324 mm
Width: 225 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1985-04) by Keynes, Sir Geoffrey


Production date: circa AD 1927

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Pen and ink : Pen and ink, brown ink, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Reduce to 3"
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Pen and brown ink

Inscription present: Keynes' stamp

  • Text: CAVE CANES
  • Location: Verso lower left
  • Method of creation: Red ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: for G.K.
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Dedication

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.226-1985
Primary reference Number: 2249
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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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