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Le Pont Royal, Paris: PD.35-1948

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Le Pont Royal, Paris


Draughtsman: Marlow, William



Legal notes

Bequeathed in 1946 by P.C. Manuk and Miss G.M. Coles, through the National Art Collections Fund

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1948) by Manuk, P. C. and Coles, G. M., Miss

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Support composed of paper
Sight Size Height 343 mm Width 495 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour over faint traces of graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: William Marlow / 1740-1813 / The Pont Royal, Paris / Marlow travelled in France and Italy / from 1765 to 1768. The date of this drawing is probably about that time / In the British Museum there is a / drawing by T. Girtin described as a / copy. This drawing of Marlow's is / very possibly the original of Girtin's / Copy, though in some details it is dissimilar
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: MS note

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.35-1948
Primary reference Number: 12068
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 29 March 2021

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

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