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print study / drawing

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1953,0411.29

  • Description

    Gentleman at a fitting with his tailor; man seated to right reading as tailor stands about to rip jacket, light from window to right Watercolour

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1752-1845
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 109 millimetres
    • Width: 89 millimetres
  • Curator's comments

    Possibly a study for an engraved illustration.

  • Location

    Not on display (British Roy PIV)

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1953

  • Acquisition notes

    This item has an uncertain or incomplete provenance for the years 1933-45. The British Museum welcomes information and assistance in the investigation and clarification of the provenance of all works during that era.

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1953,0411.29

Gentleman at a fitting with his tailor; man seated to r reading as tailor stands about to rip jacket, light from window to r Watercolour

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Gentleman at a fitting with his tailor; man seated to r reading as tailor stands about to rip jacket, light from window to r Watercolour

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