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Castel Gandolfo and Lake Albano: 3465

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Titles

Castel Gandolfo and Lake Albano

Maker(s)

Cozens, John Robert (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 436 mm
Width: 627 mm

Relative size of this object

62.7 m43.6 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite and watercolour on paper, laid down on a sheet with ?original wash mount

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: John Cozens
  • Location: Mount, lower left
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: Castel Gondolfo (sic.) on the Lake of Albano
  • Location: Verso

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3465
Primary reference Number: 10074
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 23 March 2021 Last processed: Sunday 28 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Castel Gandolfo and Lake Albano" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/10074 Accessed: 2022-07-04 12:58:55

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