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Full-length tracing of a Carthusian friar: 1083.157

Object information

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Full-length tracing of a Carthusian friar


Draughtsman: Burne-Jones, Edward



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1923) by Burne-Jones, Sir Philip

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of tracing paper Height 184 mm Width 123 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink on prepared tracing paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: colour notes

  • Text: leather; Flannel / to the feet; white
  • Location: Recto, throughout
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Text: MCCC / P 69
  • Location: Recto, lower left
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: Chartreux
  • Location: Recto, lower centre
  • Method of creation: Brown ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1083.157
Primary reference Number: 82778
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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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