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The Wild Swans I / Les Cygnes sauvages I: P.602-1974

Object information

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The Wild Swans I / Les Cygnes sauvages I


Printmaker: Raverat, Gwendolen



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1926


Second state

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 54 mm Width 103 mm
Sheet Height 84 mm Width 129 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Les cygnes sauvages
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Title
  • Text: G Raverat
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.602-1974
Primary reference Number: 7426
Selborne/Newman: 136 II
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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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