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A side canal, Venice: PD.91-1950

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Titles

A side canal, Venice

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Holland, James

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Measurements and weight

Height: 275 mm
Width: 185 mm

Relative size of this object

18.5 m27.5 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1950) by Bacon, T.W.

Dating

Production date: AD 1835

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Bodycolour
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( buff)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite, watercolour and bodycolour on buff paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: JH VENICE
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 35
  • Location: Lower right, following the above
  • Type: Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.91-1950
Primary reference Number: 11534
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 17 May 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 18 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "A side canal, Venice" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/11534 Accessed: 2022-12-04 02:15:17

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