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A view of Drayton, near Norwich: PD.11-1971

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Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

A view of Drayton, near Norwich

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Crome, John

Entities

Categories

Legal notes

From the Fairhaven Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 171 mm
Width: 320 mm

Relative size of this object

32 m17.1 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1971) by P. and D. Colnaghi and Co. Ltd

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Graphite
Wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite and wash (faded egg-white?) on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Drayton J. Crome / July / 180 (5?)
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: John Crome
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: Crome
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.11-1971
Primary reference Number: 10141
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 6 August 2011 Last processed: Sunday 21 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) "A view of Drayton, near Norwich" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/10141 Accessed: 2022-10-04 03:52:08

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