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The River: P.765-1974

Object information

Awaiting location update


The River


Printmaker: Raverat, Gwendolen



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1933


Second state

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 134 mm Width 177 mm
Sheet Height 155 mm Width 202 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: hard wood
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.765-1974
Primary reference Number: 7703
Selborne/Newman: 268 II
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 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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