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Portrait of Georges Raverat (father of Jacques): P.1798-R

Object information

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Portrait of Georges Raverat (father of Jacques)


Printmaker: Raverat, Gwendolen



Legal notes

Found in a sketchbook given by Mrs. Sophie Gurney, 1994, PD.166-1994.

Measurements and weight

Height: 82 mm
Width: 106 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1994) by Gurney, Sophie, Mrs


Production date: circa AD 1912


Trial proof of unnumbered block (cf.42)

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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.1798-R
Primary reference Number: 8491
Selborne/Newman: unnumbered
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 7 April 2015 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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