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A view over rooftops of St Peter's and the Vatican: PD.41-1972

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

A view over rooftops of St Peter's and the Vatican

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Cromek, Thomas Hartley

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Categories

Legal notes

From the Biffen Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 120 mm
Width: 247 mm

Relative size of this object

24.7 m12 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1972) by P. and D. Colnaghi and Co. Ltd

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour over graphite, on paper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.41-1972
Primary reference Number: 10147
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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 over rooftops of St Peter's and the Vatican" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/10147 Accessed: 2022-11-29 20:37:12

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