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Mr. Johnson (The Small Plate): P.31-1955

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mr. Johnson (The Small Plate)


Printmaker: Sickert, Walter Richard



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1955) by Freshfield, James William


Production date: circa AD 1911



School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 129 mm Width 82 mm
Sheet Height 243 mm Width 195 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Fare tutti mestieri svergognati per campar onoratamente
  • Location: Image across top
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Text: Sickert del et sc.
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: "MR. JOHNSON"
  • Location: Plate centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Published by Carfax & Co. 24, Bury Street, St. James's
  • Location: Plate centre, below title
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Address

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.31-1955
Primary reference Number: 29799
Bromberg (Sickert): 145 IV/IV
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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