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Copy of two horsemen at the left centre of the 'Relief of Bethulia': 1070(5).f.11

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Titles

Copy of two horsemen at the left centre of the 'Relief of Bethulia'
Copy of the snake and eagle in a tree from the 'Expulsion of Herod'

Maker(s)

Burne-Jones, Edward (Draughtsman)

Legal notes

From the artist's children, Sir Philip Burne-Jones, Bart., and Mrs Mackail.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1922-07) by Burne-Jones, Sir Philip

Dating

Production date: AD 1873

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Sheet Size Height 179 mm Width 254 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite on off white paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: These figures are life size
  • Location: Upper centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: from a battle of Judas Maccabeus / on the floor of the Duomo
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: from the pavement in the Duomo
  • Location: Verso, upper right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: from the Pavement in / the Duomo - tree in one / of the battle subjects
  • Location: Verso, centre right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1070(5).f.11
Primary reference Number: 82264
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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