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Torbay from Brixham: 1790

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Titles

Torbay from Brixham

Maker(s)

Turner, Joseph Mallord William (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Sir William Knighton, sold Christie's, 23 May 1885, lot 410, bt. Vokins (£199 10s); Stephen G. Holland, sold Christie's, 26 June 1908, lot 263, bt. Robson (£714); Arthur W. Young

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1936) by Young, Arthur W.

Dating

1816 - 1817 1817

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Gum arabic

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper Paper: Height 158 mm Width 240 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour with gum arabic with scratching out on paper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1790
Primary reference Number: 13919
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 6 September 2021 Last processed: Monday 6 September 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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