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The Rasher: P.68-1955

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The Rasher


Printmaker: Sickert, Walter Richard



Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa 1920 - 1922



School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 194 mm Width 140 mm
Sheet Height 295 mm Width 236 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Sickert
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: whistler's studio
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Text: Sickert inv del et sc.
  • Location: Plate right, beneath borderline
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: The Rasher
  • Location: Plate centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Sickert
  • Location: Lower right beneath platemark
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.68-1955
Primary reference Number: 31729
Bromberg (Sickert): 198 II/II
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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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