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The Manger: P.729-1974

Object information

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The Manger
The Cambridge Book of Poetry for Children


Printmaker: Raverat, Gwendolen



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1974-12) by Gurney, Sophie and Hambro, Elisabeth


Production date: AD 1932


First block

Illustration to "The Peace-Giver", in The Cambridge Book of Poetry for Children, 1932

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 24 mm Width 57 mm
Sheet Height 41 mm Width 82 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.729-1974
Primary reference Number: 7646
Selborne/Newman: 236/1
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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