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Rhythm of forms (?exercise): PD.10-2002

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Rhythm of forms (?exercise)
Translated as: Ритм форм (?упряж)


Draughtsman: Bogomazov, Aleksander Konstantinovic




Previously titled: Composition in red and black.


History note: With Fischer Fine Art, London, 1974 (stock no. F.2076); Oscar Weiss; Mrs. Oscar Weiss

Measurements and weight

Height: 386 mm
Width: 280 mm

Relative size of this object

28 m38.6 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2002) by Anonymous


Production date: AD 1915

School or Style


Materials used in production

Conté crayon (TM)

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Red and black Conté crayon bordered on all sides by black crayon line, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: AB
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1915
  • Location: Upper right, following the above
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Date

Inscription present: cyrillic transcription

  • Text: Ритм форм (?упряж) 1915
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription

Inscription present: Russian

  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ball-point pen
  • Text: N9
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ball-point pen
  • Text: 115093
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Label
  • Text: Bogomosoff
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.10-2002
Primary reference Number: 42930
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 24 May 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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