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The Golden Age (Arcady): P.1020-1974

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The Golden Age (Arcady)


Printmaker: Raverat, Gwendolen



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1937



Four panels (on four different sheets), printed in colours

School or Style


Materials used in production

Coloured ink
Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 206 mm Width 545 mm
Sheet Height 242 mm Width 572 mm

Techniques used in production

Colour printing
Wood engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: The Golden Age
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Title
  • Text: 67/68
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Edition
  • Text: G Raverat
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1020-1974
Primary reference Number: 7081
Selborne/Newman: 479
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 September 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 September 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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