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Orvieto Cathedral: 1474

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Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Orvieto Cathedral

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Bone, David Muirhead

Entities

Categories

Legal notes

Through the National Art Collections Fund

Measurements and weight

Height: 280 mm
Width: 367 mm

Relative size of this object

36.7 m28 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1927-09) by Colvin, Sidney

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite on paper, laid down

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Muirhead Bone
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1474
Primary reference Number: 8951
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 31 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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