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Herbert Thompson (1856-1945): P.92-1944

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Herbert Thompson (1856-1945)


Osborne, Malcolm (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1944-07) by Thompson, Henry Francis Herbert, Sir, Bart


20th century
Production date: AD 1936


First state before the addition of shelves, books and a picture in the background

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Plate Height 366 mm Width 265 mm
Sheet Height 484 mm Width 364 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Malcolm Osborne Fecit 1936
  • Location: Image upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Herbert Thompson Anno Domini MCMXXXVI / Aetatis Suae LXXX
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Herbert Thompson
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Crayon
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Malcolm Osborne
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.92-1944
Primary reference Number: 81349
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 30 June 2021 Last processed: Thursday 1 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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