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Portrait of Sarah: PD.11-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Portrait of Sarah

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Bellany, John

Entities

Categories

Measurements and weight

Height: 760 mm
Width: 570 mm

Relative size of this object

57 m76 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1991) by Bellany, John

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Black chalk on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Bellany
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Black chalk
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.11-1991
Primary reference Number: 8838
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 31 March 2021 Last processed: Thursday 1 April 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) "Portrait of Sarah" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/8838 Accessed: 2022-12-05 10:41:54

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/8838 |title=Portrait of Sarah |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-12-05 10:41:54|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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