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The Boat: P.1893-R

Object information

Titles

The Boat
The Cambridge Book of Poetry for Children

Maker(s)

Raverat, Gwendolen (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1932

Note

Illustration to "The Lady of Shalott", in The Cambridge Book of Poetry for Children, 1932

Third state

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 42 mm Width 53 mm
Sheet Height 62 mm Width 71 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 6
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Number
  • Text: Lady of Shalott
  • 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.1893-R
Primary reference Number: 8747
Selborne/Newman: 256 III
Stable URI

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "The Boat" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/8747 Accessed: 2022-06-25 09:05:58

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