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The pilgrim: P.42-2001

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The pilgrim


Printmaker: Collins, Cecil



Legal notes

Bequeathed by Mrs Elizabeth Collins through the National Art Collections Fund

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2001) by Collins, Elizabeth


20th century
Production date: AD 1944


Signed on plate and in graphite on sheet

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( hand-made)

Techniques used in production

Glycerine copy : 'Roneo' using wax paper stencil

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Cecil Collins 1999
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Cecil Collins 4/25
  • Location: Sheet centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Art Fund no.215
  • Location: Verso lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: THe PiLgrim 1944 / BY Cecil Collins / Edition 25
  • Location: Verso lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.42-2001
Primary reference Number: 197561
Morphet: 21
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 19 December 2013 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Thursday 2 March 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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