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View of the Via Mala: 1054.f.19

Object information

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View of the Via Mala


Draughtsman: Lewis, John Frederick




History note: Lord Northwick, 1920; E.G. Spencer-Churchill, 1912

Measurements and weight

Height: 142 mm
Width: 106 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1921) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

School or Style


Materials used in production

White chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( off-white)
Folio Size Height 241 mm Width 215 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite heightened with white chalk on off-white paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Via Mala Sept 1
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: Grisons
  • Location: Folio
  • Method of creation: MS label, graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1054.f.19
Primary reference Number: 11860
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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