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Elephant trumpeting: PD.79-1948

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Elephant trumpeting


Unknown (Miniaturist)

Legal notes

Bequeathed 1946, by P.C. Manuk and Miss G.M. Coles, through the National Art Collections Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 89 mm
Width: 81 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1948) by Manuk, P. C. and Coles, G. M., Miss

School or Style

Mogul School

Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support: composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Bodycolour, pen and ink, graphite and some gold on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.79-1948
Primary reference Number: 33181
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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