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Design for a tomb for John Crome: PD.3-2021

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Design for a tomb for John Crome


Crome, William Henry




A design for a tomb for the artist's father, John Crome (1768–1821), surrounded by trees.


History note: In the collection of the donor since 1990

Legal notes

Given by Jane Munro in fond memory of David Scrase, 2021

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2021) by Munro, Jane A.


19th Century
Production date: after AD 1821

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Wm Crome
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.3-2021
Primary reference Number: 287411
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Audit data

Created: Friday 14 May 2021 Updated: Monday 27 June 2022 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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