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Olga with a Candle / Olga, who was Afraid in the Cupboard: P.962-1974

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Olga with a Candle / Olga, who was Afraid in the Cupboard
The Runaway


Printmaker: Raverat, Gwendolen



Measurements and weight

Height: 92 mm
Width: 37 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa AD 1936


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

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People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.962-1974
Primary reference Number: 8050
Selborne/Newman: 422
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Audit data

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

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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