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Charles II: PD.16-1955

Object information

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Charles II


Draughtsman: Dodgson, Frances Catharine



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1955) by Spooner, William


From the bust of 1684 by Honoré Pollo in the Victoria and Albert Museum

School or Style


Materials used in production

White chalk
Buff wash
Red chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Sight Size Height 264 mm Width 368 mm

Techniques used in production

Pen and ink : Red and white chalk, pen and ink and buff wash on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: C. Dodgson
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Red chalk
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.16-1955
Primary reference Number: 10329
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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