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Portrait of the artist: "Tête Farouche": P.1255-R

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Titles

Portrait of the artist: "Tête Farouche"

Maker(s)

John, Augustus Edwin (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1915-07) by Bliss, Arthur Edward Drummond Bliss, Francis Kennard Bliss, James Howard

Dating

Production date: AD 1906 : Published in 1906

Note

Second state

School or Style

British

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Plate Height 214 mm Width 168 mm
Sheet Height 312 mm Width 265 mm

Techniques used in production

Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Augustus E. John
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Plate No. 87 Tête Farouche Print No. 5
  • Location: Lower left, centre and right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Final / state
  • Location: Lower right corner
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Edition

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1255-R
Primary reference Number: 3078
Dodgson (John): 10 II
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Audit data

Created: Friday 13 February 2015 Updated: Wednesday 31 March 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 16 June 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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