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Man with concertina, men dancing in background: 2639

Object information

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Titles

Man with concertina, men dancing in background

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Brangwyn, Frank

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: Brangwyn, Frank

Measurements and weight

Height: 401 mm
Width: 491 mm

Relative size of this object

49.1 m40.1 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Brangwyn, Frank

Note

The men dancing in this drawing are slight sketches of those in No. 2638; one of the studies made for the six murals in the Billiard-Room at Horton House, Northampton (now demolished) then the house of Captain Winterbottom.

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

White chalk
Yellow chalk
Brown chalk
Blue chalk
Black chalk

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Black, brown, blue, orange, yellow and white chalks on grey-green paper, laid down; drawing has been fixed

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: FB
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Black chalk
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2639
Primary reference Number: 9055
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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

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