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The Church of St Nicholas, Cordoba: PD.3-1961

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Object information

Titles

The Church of St Nicholas, Cordoba

Maker(s)

Roberts, David (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Mark Fletcher; sold by his executors, Sotheby's 30 Nov 1960 (lot 51); bought Messrs. Agnew (no. 21478)

Legal notes

Bought from the Fairhaven Fund, 1961

Measurements and weight

Height: 315 mm
Width: 220 mm

Relative size of this object

22 m31.5 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1961) by Thomas Agnew and Sons Ltd

Dating

Production date: AD 1835

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite and watercolour on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: D. Roberts
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1835
  • Location: Lower right, following the above
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.3-1961
Primary reference Number: 13271
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 1 March 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 1 March 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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