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Scene design. 1884: PD.101-1975

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Scene design. 1884


Draughtsman: Chevalier, E.



Legal notes

Bequeathed 1974, received 1975

Measurements and weight

Height: 302 mm
Width: 436 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1975) by Hamilton Kerr, Sir


Production date: AD 1884

School or Style


Materials used in production

Grey wash
Black wash
Blue wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite, ink, black and grey and blue wash with white hightlights in gouache, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: E. Chevalier
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1884
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Date
  • Text: Theatrical Design. / E. Chevalier / 1884 / Scene Design.
  • Location: Verso

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.101-1975
Primary reference Number: 6136
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 24 May 2022 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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