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Ruins of Marnetz village, 1916: 989

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Ruins of Marnetz village, 1916


Draughtsman: Bone, David Muirhead




History note: Bone, David Muirhead

Measurements and weight

Height: 155 mm
Width: 230 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1920-04) by Bone, David Muirhead


Production date: AD 1916


See catalogue note for no. 986

School or Style


Materials used in production

Grey-brown wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down and overmounted)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite with grey-brown wash on paper, laid down and overmounted

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Bone
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Marnetz
  • Location: Far right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 989
Primary reference Number: 8933
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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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