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The Clay Pit: P.162-1942

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The Clay Pit


Printmaker: Short, Frank, Sir



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1942-09) by Barron, E. Evelyn


Production date: AD 1892

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 125 mm Width 177 mm
Sheet Height 187 mm Width 255 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Frank Short
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.162-1942
Primary reference Number: 9375
Strange: 177
Hardie (Short): 293
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 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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