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Death the Mourner: P.415-1949

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Death the Mourner
The Doings of Death

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Sleigh, Bernard
Draughtsman: Strang, William

Entities

Categories

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1949-10) by Dodgson, Campbell

Dating

Production date: AD 1901

Note

From a complete set of Doings of Death, printed from the outline blocks. Unpublished in this state.

School or Style

British

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 292 mm Width 291 mm
Sheet Height 394 mm Width 392 mm

Techniques used in production

Woodcut

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: letter S inscribed in a circle

  • Text: S
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram
  • Text: W. Strang
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.415-1949
Primary reference Number: 3649
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Death the Mourner" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/3649 Accessed: 2024-04-24 10:43:06

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/3649 |title=Death the Mourner |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-04-24 10:43:06|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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