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Portrait of William Morris: P.28-1937

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Portrait of William Morris


Printmaker: Osborne, Malcolm
Painter: Watts, George Frederick (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1937-01) by Cohen, Philip A.



School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 318 mm Width 227 mm
Sheet Height 420 mm Width 319 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Malcolm Osborne.
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: From the painting in the National Portrait Gallery, by G.F. Watts, R.A.
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: William Morris
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Title

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.28-1937
Primary reference Number: 6382
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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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