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Moving figure set against a huge, blank sky: PD.122-1994

Object information

Titles

Moving figure set against a huge, blank sky

Maker(s)

Raverat, Gwendolen (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 143 mm
Width: 81 mm

Relative size of this object

8.1 m14.3 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Grey wash
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of Japanese paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite, brush and grey wash on cream Japanese paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.122-1994
Primary reference Number: 27937
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 30 September 2019 Last processed: Wednesday 31 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Moving figure set against a huge, blank sky" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/27937 Accessed: 2022-07-01 14:29:56

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/27937 |title=Moving figure set against a huge, blank sky |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-07-01 14:29:56|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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