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Illustration for "Chauson de fon" by Emile Verhaeren: 2651

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Illustration for "Chauson de fon" by Emile Verhaeren


Draughtsman: Brangwyn, Frank




History note: Brangwyn, Frank

Acquisition and important dates

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


An illustration for a poem in the volume "Les Campagnes Hallucinées", 1927. A large collection of woodcuts for this publication is in the Stedelijke Musea, Bruges. (See Dominique Marechal, Brugge Stedelijke Musea, Collectie Frank Brangwyn Catalogus, p. 54 (cf. pl. 35)).

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown chalk
Indian ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Drawing Height 305 mm Width 240 mm
Page Height 367 mm Width 277 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Recto: Indian ink, touched with brown chalk verso: chalks on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Frank Brangwyn
  • Location: Lower left corner
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2651
Primary reference Number: 9070
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 31 March 2021 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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