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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam - Tailpiece: P.140-1941

Object information

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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam - Tailpiece


Printmaker: Gooden, Stephen Frederick



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1941-10) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


Production date: AD 1940


Only state

Tailpiece (p. 75) illustrating quatrain 75. From the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, E. FitzGerald, London, Harrap, 1940

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 55 mm Width 80 mm
Sheet Height 99 mm Width 119 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Stephen Gooden A.R.A. 1940
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.140-1941
Primary reference Number: 2364
Dodgson (Gooden): 127
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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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