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Self-portrait in front of the museum: P.9-2017

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© Celia Paul. Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.

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Self-portrait in front of the museum


Paul, Celia (Printmaker)


Small, soft-ground etching on textured paper

Legal notes

Given by Celia Paul and Adam & Rowe

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2016-12-05) by Paul, Celia Adam & Rowe


21st Century
Production date: AD/CE 2015


Signed, editioned and titled by the artist

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper ( 300 gsm soft white Somerset paper) Plate: Height 117 mm Width 82 mm
Sheet: Height 285 mm Width 240 mm

Techniques used in production

Soft-ground etching

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: handwritten

  • Text: 6/15 Self-portrait 2015 / Celia Paul / In front of the Museum
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.9-2017
Primary reference Number: 221705
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Audit data

Created: Friday 22 September 2017 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 31 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Print" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-01-18 19:12:10

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