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Interior of Baptistry at Pisa: 2109B

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Interior of Baptistry at Pisa


Draughtsman: Lewis, John Frederick




History note: Lord Northwick, 1920, his sale, Sotheby's, 4 November 1920, lot 407; bt. Shannon £3.15.0.

Legal notes

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

Measurements and weight

Height: 248 mm
Width: 345 mm

Relative size of this object

34.5 m24.8 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( buff; laid down)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite and watercolour with white heightening, on buff paper, laid down on mounting card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Battisteria / Pisa
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2109B
Primary reference Number: 11932
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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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