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Studies for sculpture: PD.403-1995

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Studies for sculpture


Draughtsman: Williams, Glynn



Measurements and weight

Height: 563 mm
Width: 760 mm

Relative size of this object

76 m56.3 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1995) by Lucie-Smith, Edward


Production date: AD 1985

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black wash
Conté crayon (TM)

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite, Conté crayon and black wash on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Glyn Williams /
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Black chalk
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 85
  • Location: Lower right, following the above
  • Method of creation: Black chalk
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.403-1995
Primary reference Number: 33735
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 26 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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