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Clytemnestra: P.768-1974

Object information

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The Oresteian Trilogy of Aeschylus


Printmaker: Raverat, Gwendolen



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1974-12) by Gurney, Sophie and Hambro, Elisabeth


Production date: AD 1933


First block

Printed in The Oresteian Trilogy of Aeschylus, and as a postcard.

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 177 mm Width 127 mm
Sheet Height 208 mm Width 167 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.768-1974
Primary reference Number: 6693
Selborne/Newman: 270/1
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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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