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Landhearne / Lanhearne: PD.3-1960

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Landhearne / Lanhearne


Draughtsman: Rowlandson, Thomas




History note: From the collection of C.W. Dyson Perrins, D.C.L., F.S.A. (1864-1958); Mrs. Dyson Perrins, Sale Sotheby's, 24 February 1960, lot 70 (with illustration); bt. Agnew for £210

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Bought from Fairhaven Fund

Measurements and weight

Height: 299 mm
Width: 478 mm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1960-04) by Thomas Agnew & Sons Ltd

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Materials used in production

Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Pen, ink and watercolour, with traces of black chalk, on paper
Pen and ink

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Rowlandson / ?Cornwall / ?Grampound / ?Landhearne (see H. Harris' drawing of another view
  • Location: Old mount, verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.3-1960
Primary reference Number: 13420
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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