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Flying Buttresses: P.84-1948

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Current Location: In storage


Flying Buttresses
Id Quod Visum Placet


Printmaker: Gill, Eric
Printer: Golden Cockerel Press
Publisher: Gill, Eric



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1948-04) by Kenyon, Lord


Production date: AD 1926


After a drawing of St. Pierre, Chartres, and Blériot's monoplane.

Proof of an illustration to face page 10 of Id Quod Visum Placet by the artist, printed by the Golden Cockerel Press, Waltham St. Lawrence, Berkshire, for the author, Capel-y-ffin, Abergavenny, 1926.

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of Japanese paper
Plate Height 113 mm Width 70 mm
Sheet Height 305 mm Width 242 mm

Techniques used in production


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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.84-1948
Primary reference Number: 2469
Physick: 373
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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