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Study of a raised arm, showing muscles; group of small figures bearing loads on their backs: 3679.f.8

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Study of a raised arm, showing muscles; group of small figures bearing loads on their backs

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Harvey, William

Entities

Categories

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1905) by James, Montague Rhodes, Dr

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Pink chalk
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Sheet Size Height 138 mm Width 218 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite with some pink on paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: faint

  • Text: W Harvey Esqr 1867
  • Location: Below
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3679.f.8
Primary reference Number: 36824
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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Study of a raised arm, showing muscles; group of small figures bearing loads on their backs" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/36824 Accessed: 2024-03-05 11:22:16

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