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Four figures: two figures leaning against walls; two tumblers (?trapeze artists): 832/7.f.12

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Titles

Four figures: two figures leaning against walls; two tumblers (?trapeze artists)

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 and graphite on laid paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 13
  • Location: Upper left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 12
  • Location: Above upper figures
  • Method of creation: Grey ink
  • Text: 13
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 12
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: A / No 6
  • Location: Below upper left-hand figure
  • Method of creation: Grey ink
  • Text: 13
  • Location: Above lower left figure
  • Method of creation: Grey ink
  • Text: No 6
  • Location: Below lower left figure
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 14
  • Location: Above lower right figure
  • Method of creation: Grey ink
  • Text: N 6
  • Location: Below lower right figure
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 11
  • Location: Bottom centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 832/7.f.12
Primary reference Number: 38533
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Audit data

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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