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Sketchbook: PD.51-1999

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Object information

Current Location: In storage




Draughtsman: Auerbach, Frank




Green cloth over card covered sketchbook. Originally 34 leaves, and 2 endsheets (rebound). 15 ff.


History note: The artist; James Kirkman

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1999) by Kirkman, James


Circa 1984 - 1990


This sketchbook includes studies for 'To the Studios', 'Tree on Primrose Hill' and 'Mornington Crescent'.

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Materials used in production

Coloured ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Page Size Height 283 mm Width 214 mm
Re-bound Size Height 288 mm Width 223 mm
Original Binding Height 291 mm Width 220 mm

Inscription or legends present

  • Location: On frontispiece
  • Method of creation: Stamp

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.51-1999
Primary reference Number: 5750
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 31 May 2023 Last processed: Wednesday 31 May 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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