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Whole length figure of a European man standing, turned to right, in costume of the middle of the 18th C., holding out a flower in left hand: PD.43-1949

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

Whole length figure of a European man standing, turned to right, in costume of the middle of the 18th C., holding out a flower in left hand

Maker(s)

Unknown (Miniaturist)

Legal notes

Bequeathed by P.C. Manuk and Miss G.M. Coles in 1946 through the National Art Collections Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 140 mm
Width: 63 mm

Relative size of this object

6.3 m14 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1949) by Manuk, P. C. and Coles, G. M., Miss

School or Style

Bengal school

Materials used in production

White bodycolour
Wash
Ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and ink with wash and white bodycolour on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.43-1949
Primary reference Number: 34011
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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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