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Sorrento: landscape with monks: PD.14-2005

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Sorrento: landscape with monks

Maker(s)

Bertin, François Edouard

Categories

Legal notes

Given by Michael Jaye, in memory of Mrs Angela Crookenden, 2005

Measurements and weight

Height: 422 mm
Width: 453 mm

Relative size of this object

45.3 m42.2 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2005) by Jaye, Michael

Materials used in production

browned with age Paper
White chalk
Black chalk

Techniques used in production

Drawing

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Sorrento
  • Location: Top left
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: 6 (encircled)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.14-2005
Primary reference Number: 118974
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 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 (2023) "Sorrento: landscape with monks" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/118974 Accessed: 2023-02-02 13:01:46

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/118974 |title=Sorrento: landscape with monks |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2023-02-02 13:01:46|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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