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Contentment: P.160-1942

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Printmaker: Nicolson, John



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1942-09) by Barron, E. Evelyn



School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 164 mm Width 303 mm
Sheet Height 282 mm Width 382 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Nicolson
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: 25/50
  • Type: Edition
  • Text: Nicolson
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: "Contentment"
  • Location: Lower left corner
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Title

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.160-1942
Primary reference Number: 6372
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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

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