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Slain lion: PD.417-R

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Slain lion

Maker(s)

? G.O.T. (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 173 mm
Width: 254 mm

Relative size of this object

25.4 m17.3 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1922) by Perceval, Spencer George

Dating

1830s
1830 - 1839

School or Style

unknown

Materials used in production

Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Diex Augusti II et III September . MXCCXCII -
  • Location: Below
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: ??

  • Text: G.O.T.
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Mue 11th / 183(?)
  • Location: Lower right, below the above
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Date
  • Text: cheap frame
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.417-R
Primary reference Number: 29311
Temporary Perceval number: PB417
Stable URI

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Slain lion" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/29311 Accessed: 2022-08-10 03:34:14

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