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Dover, harbour and shipping: PD.18-1953

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Titles

Dover, harbour and shipping

Maker(s)

Turner, Joseph Mallord William (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Herbert Hone(?); Sir Edward Marsh

Legal notes

Through the National Art Collections Fund

Measurements and weight

Height: 224 mm
Width: 214 mm

Relative size of this object

21.4 m22.4 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1953) by Marsh, Edward Howard

Dating

Circa 1792 - 1793

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

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.18-1953
Primary reference Number: 13895
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 December 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 15 December 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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