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Costume study: 1281(4)

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Costume study

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Cox, David, the elder

Entities

Categories

Measurements and weight

Height: 154 mm
Width: 114 mm

Relative size of this object

11.4 m15.4 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1927-08) by Holliday, J. R.

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite and watercolour on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Pf B
  • Location: Verso, top left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: D Cox / No 1281 4
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 4
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1281(4)
Primary reference Number: 9925
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 12 April 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Costume study" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/9925 Accessed: 2022-12-07 13:31:30

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