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The Prisoner: P.955-1974

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The Prisoner
The Runaway


Printmaker: Raverat, Gwendolen



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa AD 1936


First block

Illustration for The Runaway: A Victorian Story for the Young by Elizabeth Ann Hart, Macmillan, London, 1936.

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 57 mm Width 77 mm
Sheet Height 88 mm Width 93 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.955-1974
Primary reference Number: 8007
Selborne/Newman: 417/1
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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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