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Man and boy carrying the ass slung from a pole: 4028.8

Object information

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Man and boy carrying the ass slung from a pole


Draughtsman: Belch, W.



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1923) by Perceval, Spencer George


Production date: circa AD 1810

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper Height 82 mm Width 93 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and brush with wash over graphite surrounded by wash line, on paper, pasted onto leaf; the donkey, drawn on two additional pieces of paper, pasted down

Identification numbers

Accession number: 4028.8
Primary reference Number: 48706
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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