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The Hanging Gardens: P.51-1955

Object information

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The Hanging Gardens


Printmaker: Sickert, Walter Richard



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa AD 1925 : Published 1926 and 1929



School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 176 mm Width 110 mm
Sheet Height 262 mm Width 201 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Sickert
  • Location: Image lower right, above borderline
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Published by Ernest Brown & Phillips at The Leicester Galleries 1929
  • Location: Upper plate below borderline
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Location: Plate centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: 15/55
  • Location: Lower left below platemark
  • Method of creation: Carbon ink
  • Type: Edition

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.51-1955
Primary reference Number: 31733
Bromberg (Sickert): 215 III/III
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 30 September 2019 Last processed: Thursday 2 March 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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