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Sketch of Chartist Prisoner, taken in Court: Frost: 901(1)b

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Titles

Sketch of Chartist Prisoner, taken in Court: Frost

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Alais, William Wolfe

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Measurements and weight

Height: 111 mm
Width: 88 mm

Relative size of this object

8.8 m11.1 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1917-11) by Murray, Charles Fairfax

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite on paper, laid down

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: (?)Frost
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 3
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 901(1)b
Primary reference Number: 8553
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Audit data

Created: Friday 13 February 2015 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Sketch of Chartist Prisoner, taken in Court: Frost" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/8553 Accessed: 2022-12-08 13:29:33

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