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Cottage with two children: 1311

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Cottage with two children

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Cox, David, the elder

Entities

Categories

Measurements and weight

Height: 169 mm
Width: 229 mm

Relative size of this object

22.9 m16.9 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.

Note

This is an early work and is the same subject as No. 1329

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Grey wash
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite and grey monochrome wash on paper, laid down

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1311
Primary reference Number: 9969
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 10 May 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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Cottage with two children" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/9969 Accessed: 2022-12-07 12:18:47

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