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Seated dancer, making a révérence: PD.56-1972

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Seated dancer, making a révérence

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Friesz, Othon

Entities

Categories

Measurements and weight

Height: 249 mm
Width: 184 mm

Relative size of this object

18.4 m24.9 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1972) by Brownlow, M. E. L., Mrs

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( buff)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk on buff paper (a line of perforations down the left margin)

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: E. Othon Friesz
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Chalk
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 409
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: verso
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.56-1972
Primary reference Number: 6389
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 24 May 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Seated dancer, making a révérence" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/6389 Accessed: 2022-12-02 11:13:38

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