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The Cistercian Monastery, Alcobaca, Portugal: PD.92-1950

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The Cistercian Monastery, Alcobaca, Portugal


Draughtsman: Holland, James




History note: Acquired by T.W. Bacon from Palser, 1895

Measurements and weight

Height: 253 mm
Width: 360 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1837-07-31

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite, watercolour and bodycolour on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: ALGOBACO / J.H.
  • Location: Lower right
  • Text: July 31, 1837
  • Location: Lower right, following the above

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.92-1950
Primary reference Number: 11535
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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