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The Market Place, Louvain: 2481

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The Market Place, Louvain


Draughtsman: Prout, Samuel




History note: With Nicholson and Venn, Oxford, 1941, from whom bought by F.F. Madan, MA, 28th February, 1941, 0d (see receipt in artist's folder)

Measurements and weight

Height: 594 mm
Width: 490 mm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1942-09-01) by Madan, Francis Falconer

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour over traces of graphite on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2481
Primary reference Number: 12313
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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