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Lizard: PD.77-1974

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Lizard

Maker(s)

Gaudier-Brzeska, Henri (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 254 mm
Width: 193 mm

Relative size of this object

19.3 m25.4 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1974) by Baynes, Keith

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Graphite
Ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( grey)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite and ink on grey paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.77-1974
Primary reference Number: 6398
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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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