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A robin: PD.33-2004

Object information

Awaiting location update


A robin


Crowe, Eyre



Legal notes

Given by Michael C. Jaye in memory of Mrs Angela Crookenden, 2004

Measurements and weight

Height: 230 mm
Width: 177 mm

Relative size of this object

17.7 m23 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2004) by Jaye, Michael

Materials used in production

Blue crayon

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: School / 2:831 / R "u" 1912.
  • Location: Top right
  • Method of creation: In ink
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: Gateway Kirsty ?Wintlos
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: In blue crayon
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: Eyre Crowe
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.33-2004
Primary reference Number: 98814
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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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