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The Eve of Waterloo II: P.1885-R

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

The Eve of Waterloo II
The Cambridge Book of Poetry for Children

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Raverat, Gwendolen

Entities

Categories

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1932

Note

Illustration to "The Eve of Waterloo", in The Cambridge Book of Poetry for Children, 1932

School or Style

British

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 23 mm Width 28 mm
Sheet Height 39 mm Width 44 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 6
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Number
  • Text: Waterloo
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Title
  • Text: GR
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Initials

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1885-R
Primary reference Number: 8718
Selborne/Newman: 248
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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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