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King Arthur in the Vale of Avalon: P.1981-R

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Titles

King Arthur in the Vale of Avalon
The Moxon Tennyson

Maker(s)

Rossetti, Dante Gabriel (Draughtsman)
Dalziel family (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1916-12)

Dating

Production date: circa AD/CE 1857

Note

Illustration to Moxon's "Tennyson's Poems"

Progress proof, touched by the artist and bearing numerous directions to the engravers.

School or Style

British

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Graphite
Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper Image: Height 40 mm Width 91 mm
Sheet: Height 80 mm Width 137 mm

Techniques used in production

Wood engraving : Touched

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: N. 2
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Number

Inscription present: directions to the engravers

  • Location: Upper and lower left and right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1981-R
Primary reference Number: 9126
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 7 November 2012 Last processed: Thursday 19 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Print" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/9126 Accessed: 2021-10-19 08:11:48

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