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Two figures: male and female, the male holding a bull's head; upper right, faint running figure with arms raised above head: 832/7.f.13

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Titles

Two figures: male and female, the male holding a bull's head; upper right, faint running figure with arms raised above head

Maker(s)

Flaxman, John (Draughtsman)

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: 15
  • Location: Above pair of figures
  • Method of creation: Grey ink
  • Text: A
  • Location: Below pair of figures
  • Method of creation: Grey ink
  • Text: 14
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 13
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: relates to note on f.14 recto

  • Text: + Note A is always the center of gravity
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Grey ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: 832/7.f.13
Primary reference Number: 38536
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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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