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The Gleaner: 1796

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Titles

The Gleaner

Maker(s)

Hunt, William Henry (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 283 mm
Width: 196 mm

Relative size of this object

19.6 m28.3 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1936) by Young, Arthur W.

Note

An almost identical version is in the Cyril Fry Collection (Witt cat. 383)

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Whitening

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour heightened with white, with surface scratching on paper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1796
Primary reference Number: 3099
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 18 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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