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Profile of a standing man holding a rod? in his left hand: 1555j

Object information

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Profile of a standing man holding a rod? in his left hand


Draughtsman: Cox, David, the elder




One of thirteen figure sketches

Legal notes

Bequeathed 1927-08

Measurements and weight

Height: 62 mm
Width: 42 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1931) by Holliday, J. R.

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1555j
Primary reference Number: 10020
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Wednesday 11 January 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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