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The Bridge / Great Claus is Drowned: P.1831-R

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The Bridge / Great Claus is Drowned
Little Claus and Big Claus
Four Tales from Hans Andersen


Printmaker: Raverat, Gwendolen



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Raverat, Gwendolen


Production date: AD 1935


Illustration to Four Tales from Hans Andersen, 1935

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 119 mm Width 78 mm
Sheet Height 134 mm Width 87 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: X
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Number

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1831-R
Primary reference Number: 8594
Selborne/Newman: 373
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 6 August 2011 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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