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Sketchbook, 1911: PD.44-1994

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Sketchbook, 1911


Raverat, Jacques Pierre (Draughtsman)


Coverboards covered with white linen. Off-white paper. Collocation: four gatherings containing the following number of folios: six (one attached to front cover); six; eight; eight (one attached to back cover). Slipped between fron cover and f.1 recto, PD.89-1994, a programme card for a concert given by the Rosé Quartet at the King's Room, Broadwoods, Conduit Street, w. on Tuesday, February 7th 1911 at 8.30 p.m. Figure studies, portrait studies and studies for larger compositions.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1994) by Gurney, Sophie, Mrs


Production date: AD 1911


24 (verso) to end: inverted verse. Portrait thought to be Rupert Brooke on Page 7 (recto). Composition of ?busy ice rink, Page 20, recto.

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Materials used in production

Conté crayon (TM)

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Coverboards Height 232 mm Width 140 mm
Sheet Size Height 233 mm Width 140 mm

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: JR
  • Location: Spine
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1911
  • Location: Spine
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Date

Inscription present: monogram

  • Text: JR
  • Location: Spine
  • Method of creation: Pen and black ink
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: H.W. 3 Rue des Feuiliantines.
  • Location: Inside front cover
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: Manufactured by / PERCY YOUNG, / ENGLISH + FOREIGN / ARTISTS COLOURMAN, / GOWER ST., W.C. / London, England. / (Sketch Books a Specialité.)
  • Location: Inside back cover, lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed label

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.44-1994
Primary reference Number: 27694
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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