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Edwardus Septimus: P.79-1949

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Edwardus Septimus
Frontispiece to King Edward VII's Prayer-book


Draughtsman: Ashbee, Charles Robert
Printmaker: Hooper, William Harcourt
Publisher: Essex House Press



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1949-10) by Dodgson, Campbell


Production date: AD 1903


Part of a series of 12 illustrations for King Edward VII's Prayer-book

Printed on the same sheet as P.80-1949


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People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Red ink
Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of vellum (skin)
Image Height 247 mm Width 180 mm
Sheet Height 350 mm Width 535 mm

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: P.79-1949
Primary reference Number: 156
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 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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