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Two preliminary studies for The Franklyn's Tale: seated to left, Dorigen looks out over rocks and stormy sea towards two sailing ships: 1079/45

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Titles

Two preliminary studies for The Franklyn's Tale: seated to left, Dorigen looks out over rocks and stormy sea towards two sailing ships
Kelmscott Chaucer

Maker(s)

Burn, Diane (Draughtsman)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1922) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Note

For Kelmscott Chaucer p. 161.

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Black crayon

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper Height 326 mm Width 206 mm
Upper Study Height 120 mm Width 160 mm
Lower Study Height 122 mm Width 160 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Black crayon within two rectangular crayon borders, on laid paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1079/45
Primary reference Number: 83069
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 30 September 2019 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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