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Magic (1): B.V.117

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Magic (1)


Draughtsman: Romney, George



Measurements and weight

Height: 388 mm
Width: 565 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1818-09) by Romney, John

School or Style


Materials used in production

Grey wash
Black wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite with black and grey wash on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 117 - 119 / The three following are sketches on the subject of magic
  • Location: Mount, above
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 117
  • Location: Mount, below
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: No. 63
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Brown ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: B.V.117
Primary reference Number: 30053
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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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