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Fighting Goats: PD.17-1994

Object information

Titles

Fighting Goats
Graphite studies of both figures

Maker(s)

Raverat, Gwendolen (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 179 mm
Width: 295 mm

Relative size of this object

29.5 m17.9 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1994-02) by Gurney, Sophie, Mrs

Dating

1928 - 1938

Note

Study for Daphnis & Chloé. On the reverse of the preparatory oil sketch for 'Fighting Goats' are graphite studies of both figures.

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Graphite
Oil

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Oil over graphite on paper

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.17-1994
Primary reference Number: 6959
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Fighting Goats" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/6959 Accessed: 2022-06-29 11:25:51

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