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Two seated nudes: PD.62-1978

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Two seated nudes
Architectural drawing

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Rodin, Auguste

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Notes

History note: Anonymous collector (Property of a Lady); Sotheby, Sale, 17 February 1950, lot 45; bt. A.S.F Gow (£28)

Measurements and weight

Height: 162 mm
Width: 229 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1978-02-09) by Gow, A. S. F.

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Recto
Verso

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: A.R.
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Sotheby 17th Feb 1950, lot 45
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: MS

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.62-1978
Primary reference Number: 6750
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 24 May 2022 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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