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Tired man seated in a chair: PD.3-1983

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Tired man seated in a chair


Draughtsman: Chia, Sandro




History note: With Anthony d'Offay; bought by Alan Bowness for the Contemporary Art Society

Measurements and weight

Height: 251 mm
Width: 202 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1983) by Contemporary Art Society


Production date: AD 1981


The pair to it was presented to Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, by the Contemporary Art Society.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Pastels (crayons)

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Crayon, pastel and bodycolour, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Sandro Chia
  • Location: Lower right

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.3-1983
Primary reference Number: 7248
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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