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Reclining female nude on a divan, hands behind head: R.D.?8

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Reclining female nude on a divan, hands behind head

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Unknown

Entities

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Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Measurements and weight

Height: 396 mm
Width: 563 mm

Relative size of this object

56.3 m39.6 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour with black chalk on laid paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: R.D.?8
Primary reference Number: 81883
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 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 (2022) "Reclining female nude on a divan, hands behind head" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/81883 Accessed: 2022-12-03 02:40:43

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