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Album of University Costumes: 753B

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Album of University Costumes


Draughtsman: Uwins, Thomas




The green hard bound album contains fourteen grey-green pp. and two end sheets. The drawings are attached to the recto of each page.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1914-02) by Don, Archibald William Robertson

School or Style


Components of the work

Sheet Size Height 282 mm Width 434 mm

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Original drawings by the late Thos. Uwins. / the Artist -
  • Location: Inside front cover, upper right
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Text: 246* Uwins (T.) the artist. Collection of 58 ORIGINAL / UNIVERSITY COSTUMES, among which he has in / troduced Dr. E.D. Clarke, the traveller, &c. / mounted in a scrap-book, oblong folio.
  • Location: Front end sheet, recto, upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed cutting

Inscription present: the artist's name underlined

  • Text: University Costumes / Thomas Uwins
  • Location: Front end sheet, recto, centre
  • Method of creation: Black ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: 753B
Primary reference Number: 22516
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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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Album of University Costumes" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-11-28 16:39:57

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