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A view of Lynmouth: 2687

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A view of Lynmouth


Draughtsman: Harding, James Duffield



Measurements and weight

Height: 245 mm
Width: 350 mm

Relative size of this object

35 m24.5 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Brangwyn, Frank

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Materials used in production

Grey wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite and grey wash on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Lynmouth 59/39/JDH
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: J.D. Harding / 2687 / Given by Sir Frank Brangwyn, RA, 1943
  • Location: Verso, centre
  • Method of creation: Ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2687
Primary reference Number: 11315
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 15 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 (2023) "A view of Lynmouth" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-03-28 08:57:37

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