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Ennui (The Large Plate): P.97-1950

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ennui (The Large Plate)


Printmaker: Sickert, Walter Richard



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1950) by Freshfield, James William


1914 - 1915



School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 451 mm Width 329 mm
Sheet Height 569 mm Width 445 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Sickert
  • Location: Plate, lower right below borderline
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: ENNUI
  • Location: Plate centre, below printed signature
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: To J.H.A./W.S. 1915
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Dedication

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.97-1950
Primary reference Number: 31747
Bromberg (Sickert): 155 IV/VI
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 25 October 2021 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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