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A Red, Red Rose: P.760-1974

Object information


A Red, Red Rose
The Cambridge Book of Poetry for Children


Raverat, Gwendolen (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1932


First state

Illustration to "A Red, Red Rose", in The Cambridge Book of Poetry for Children, 1932

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Sheet Height 104 mm Width 80 mm
Image Height 76 mm Width 51 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.760-1974
Primary reference Number: 7691
Selborne/Newman: 266 I
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 6 August 2011 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) "A Red, Red Rose" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-07-03 21:23:05

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