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Top view of head, torso and raised, outstretched right arm, showing the horizontal radius of its arc; two sketches of the scapula: extended and at rest; a slight sketch; slight sketch of a figure: 832/7.f.5

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Top view of head, torso and raised, outstretched right arm, showing the horizontal radius of its arc; two sketches of the scapula: extended and at rest; a slight sketch; slight sketch of a figure

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Flaxman, John

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1916-12) by Murray, Charles Fairfax

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Grey ink
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Leaf Height 230 mm Width 169 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and grey ink with graphite on laid paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Fig 8
  • Location: Upper left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: Tab 3
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Grey ink
  • Text: 5
  • Location: Upper right corner
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: 832/7.f.5
Primary reference Number: 38516
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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