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Owen Glendower's House: 1332

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Owen Glendower's House

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Cox, David, the elder

Entities

Categories

Measurements and weight

Height: 130 mm
Width: 205 mm

Relative size of this object

20.5 m13 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

White chalk
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( buff)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Black chalk with touches of white chalk on buff paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Same subject as B60
  • Location: Mount, verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1332
Primary reference Number: 9994
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) "Owen Glendower's House" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/9994 Accessed: 2022-12-05 01:26:47

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