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Gränna, Sweden: PD.3-1956

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Gränna, Sweden


Draughtsman: Minton, John



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From the R.H. Biffen Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 280 mm
Width: 386 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1956-01) by Lefèvre Gallery


Production date: circa AD 1953 : Probable date

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black ink
Yellow chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour, pen and black ink, heightened with yellow chalk on paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: faint

  • Text: John Minton
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Black ink?
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Gränna Sweden (in the artist's hand)
  • Location: Verso

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.3-1956
Primary reference Number: 12099
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 31 March 2021 Last processed: Thursday 1 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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