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Study of houses and trees with seated figure: 1054.f.30

Object information

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Study of houses and trees with seated figure


Draughtsman: Lewis, John Frederick




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

Measurements and weight

Height: 106 mm
Width: 142 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; grey smudge, lower left)
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: near Altorf
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: Valley of the Reuss
  • Location: Folio
  • Method of creation: MS label, graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1054.f.30
Primary reference Number: 11873
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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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