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Roman Bull excavated at Mérida: P.13-1936

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Roman Bull excavated at Mérida


Printmaker: Bone, David Muirhead



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1937-01) by Cohen, Philip A.


Production date: AD 1936


Two of four specially executed plates by Muirhead Bone. The drypoints were divided into two sets of two and one set was given to each subscriber to Old Spain - A book of reproductions of drawings by Muirhead Bone with descriptions by Gertrude Bone published in 1936

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 159 mm Width 112 mm
Sheet Height 403 mm Width 278 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

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

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.13-1936
Primary reference Number: 963
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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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