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Rome from the Western Hills: 1482

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Rome from the Western Hills
The City of Rome and the Vatican, from the Western Hills. Pilgrims resting on the last stage of their journey.


Draughtsman: Palmer, Samuel




History note: Lord Richard Cavendish, 1873

Measurements and weight

Height: 523 mm
Width: 716 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1928) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite, watercolour and bodycolour on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: From the Cotswold Gallery. Original Engravings by Old and Modern Masters, Watercolours, Drawings Bronzes. 59 Frith Street, Soho Square, London, W.1.
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1482
Primary reference Number: 12190
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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