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The Girls in Bed: P.961-1974

Object information

Titles

The Girls in Bed
The Runaway

Maker(s)

Raverat, Gwendolen (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1936

Note

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

School or Style

British

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Image Height 45 mm Width 80 mm
Sheet Height 65 mm Width 126 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 4
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Number

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.961-1974
Primary reference Number: 8049
Selborne/Newman: 421
Stable URI

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) "The Girls in Bed" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/8049 Accessed: 2022-06-28 14:16:28

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