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Ferdinand led by music in the air: B.V.127

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Ferdinand led by music in the air


Draughtsman: Romney, George



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1818-09) by Romney, John


A sketch for an intended companion to the preceding seven. (see B.V.)

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Materials used in production

Black ink
Grey watercolour wash
Black watercolour wash

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( laid down)
Image Size Height 261 mm Width 340 mm
Page Size Height 360 mm Width 495 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Pen with black ink, black and grey watercolour wash over graphite on laid paper, laid down

Identification numbers

Accession number: B.V.127
Primary reference Number: 16459
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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