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Sketch of a man in a short robe and drooping hat, in profile: 1084.23b

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Sketch of a man in a short robe and drooping hat, in profile


Draughtsman: Burne-Jones, Edward



Legal notes

From the artist's children, Sir Philip Burne-Jones, and Mrs Mackail.

Measurements and weight

Height: 151 mm
Width: 115 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1923-04) by Burne-Jones, Sir Philip

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: This cheery card is by Avanzi at Padua. / Chapel of St. George
  • Location: Top
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: N.B. / Avanzi's chap / is a howler
  • Location: To right of figure
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: vertical on page

  • Text: on gold
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1084.23b
Primary reference Number: 27134
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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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