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Dobbin: M.9-2000

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Pullan, Tessa (Sculptor)


Lifesize sculpture of a horse, constructed of strips and cut-down planks of wood

Legal notes

Paul Mellon Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2000) by Mellon, Paul, the executors of


Second half of 20th century
Elizabeth II
Production date: AD 1980

Materials used in production

Wood (plant material)

Techniques used in production

Construction : Wood construction, in the form of a horse

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.9-2000
Primary reference Number: 30041
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_9_2000
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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