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Nithsdale: P.381-1949

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Printmaker: Short, Frank, Sir



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1949-10) by Dodgson, Campbell


Production date: AD 1891


Etched state

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Plate Height 214 mm Width 328 mm
Sheet Height 275 mm Width 407 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: letter S on shield

  • Text: S
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Frank Short
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.381-1949
Primary reference Number: 9385
Strange: 154 I
Hardie (Short): 110
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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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