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Herbert Thompson (1856-1945): P.92-1944

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Herbert Thompson (1856-1945)


Osborne, Malcolm (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1944-07) by Thompson, Henry Francis Herbert, Sir, Bart


20th century
Production date: AD/CE 1936


First state before the addition of shelves, books and a picture in the background

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper Plate: Height 366 mm Width 265 mm
Sheet: Height 484 mm Width 364 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Malcolm Osborne Fecit 1936
  • Location: Image upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Signature
  • Text: Herbert Thompson Anno Domini MCMXXXVI / Aetatis Suae LXXX
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Title
  • Text: Herbert Thompson
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Crayon
  • Signature
  • Text: Malcolm Osborne
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.92-1944
Primary reference Number: 81349
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 30 June 2021 Last processed: Thursday 1 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Print" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-01-19 13:39:48

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{{cite web|url=|title=Print|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-01-19 13:39:48|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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