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Akber Shaw Padshaw (or Babez?): 3435B

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Akber Shaw Padshaw (or Babez?)


Miniaturist: Unknown


Measurements and weight

Height: 89 mm
Width: 70 mm

Relative size of this object

7 m8.9 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1938-11-12) by Barron, E. Evelyn


Production date: circa AD 1820

School or Style


Materials used in production

White bodycolour
Ground (material)

Components of the work

Support composed of card ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Bodycolour including white, with pen and ink and gold on ground, on card, laid down

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Akber Shaw Padshaw or Babez?
  • Location: Mount sheet, above drawing
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3435B
Primary reference Number: 33426
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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