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The Apocrypha - Title-page: P.98-1959

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The Apocrypha - Title-page
The Nonesuch Press Bible


Printmaker: Gooden, Stephen Frederick



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1959-04) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray


Production date: AD 1924


Second state. One of a very few proofs before the lettering.

Title-page to The Apocrypha, London, The Nonesuch Press, 1924. Each of the five volumes of the Bible contains an engraved title-page, a headpiece and a tailpiece.

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People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 215 mm Width 132 mm
Sheet Height 313 mm Width 218 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Stephen Gooden
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.98-1959
Primary reference Number: 2417
Dodgson (Gooden): 32 II/III
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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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