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Capri: 2109A

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Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Capri

Maker(s)

Lewis, John Frederick (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Lord Northwick 1920; his sale Sotheby's, 4 November 1920 (lot 408); bt. Shannon £5.15.0.

Legal notes

The Ricketts and Shannon Collection. Bequeathed by Charles Shannon, 1937

Measurements and weight

Height: 254 mm
Width: 354 mm

Relative size of this object

35.4 m25.4 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Whitening
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( buff; laid down)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite and traces of watercolour with white heightening on buff paper, laid down on mount

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Capri / Aug 13
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2109A
Primary reference Number: 11931
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 7 June 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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