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Figure of a Woman: M.1-1886

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Figure of a Woman

Maker(s)

Unknown (Probably)

Entities

Categories

Description

Figure of a woman. Plaster, cast. The woman is standing, wearing classical dress, with her head covered by a veil. She is holding a scroll in her right hand.

Legal notes

Given by Mrs W.H. Thompson

Measurements and weight

Height: 26.2 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1886-10-11) by Thompson, W. H.

Dating

Late 18th-early 19th century
Circa 1770 CE - 1830 CE

Note

Possibly a model for a monument.

People, subjects and objects depicted

Project

  • Sculpture UK

Materials used in production

Plaster

Techniques used in production

Casting (process) : Plaster, cast

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.1-1886
Primary reference Number: 29261
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_1_1886
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 14 March 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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