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Ullswater, with Patterdale Old Hall: 1171

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Ullswater, with Patterdale Old Hall


Turner, Joseph Mallord William (Draughtsman)


History note: With the Cotswold Gallery (A.J. Finberg), 1926, from whom purchased by (Sir) Sydney Cockerell

Measurements and weight

Height: 258 mm
Width: 371 mm

Relative size of this object

37.1 m25.8 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1926) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


Production date: AD/CE 1797

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support: composed of paper ( cream)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour over traces of graphite on cream paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Patterdale Grange (?) of Patterdale (...?) (in the artist's hand)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1171
Primary reference Number: 13909
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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