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The flight of Icarus: first plate: P.2123-1991

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Current Location: In storage


The flight of Icarus: first plate
Icarus series


Printmaker: Holroyd, Charles



Legal notes

Bequest of Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio


1894 - 1895



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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 162 mm Width 152 mm
Sheet Height 216 mm Width 177 mm

Techniques used in production

Surface tone

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2123-1991
Primary reference Number: 95127
Dodgson (Holroyd): 88 II/II
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Thursday 2 March 2023

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

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