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Extensive collonade with domed cicular building behind: 3666

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Extensive collonade with domed cicular building behind


Clérisseau, Charles Louis



Measurements and weight

Height: 337 mm
Width: 492 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1821) by Whittaker, J. W.

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Materials used in production

Black ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Watercolour with black ink and traces of graphite on paper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 3666
Primary reference Number: 133453
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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