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Boats in a Lock: P.10-1977

Object information


Boats in a Lock


Mackley, George (Printmaker)

Legal notes

Received in exchange for another impression (unsigned) given by George Mackley in June 1977

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Exchanged (1983) by Mackley, Emily Kate, Miss


Production date: AD 1961



School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Image Height 127 mm Width 149 mm
Sheet Height 184 mm Width 254 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Boats in a Lock
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Title
  • Text: 5/50
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Edition
  • Text: George Mackley
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.10-1977
Primary reference Number: 5762
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 6 August 2011 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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