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Cubist composition: PD.43-1972

Object information

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Cubist composition
Two sketches of the same head, perhaps a self-portrait


Draughtsman: Bomberg, David




History note: Marlborough Fine Art

Legal notes

From the University Purchase Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 624 mm
Width: 472 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1972) by Marlborough Fine Art, Ltd.

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Recto: black and brown crayons and wash verso: chalks on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.43-1972
Primary reference Number: 8917
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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