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The Cowherd: P.23-1981

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

The Cowherd

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Austin, Robert Sargent

Entities

Categories

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1981-06) by Sproule, Sarah, Miss

Dating

Production date: AD 1925

School or Style

British

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 123 mm Width 112 mm
Sheet Height 220 mm Width 178 mm

Techniques used in production

Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: AUSTIN
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Robert Austin
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.23-1981
Primary reference Number: 453
Dodgson (Austin): 53
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "The Cowherd" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/453 Accessed: 2023-12-09 20:53:48

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