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Shipping with buildings, Venice (?): 1764

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Titles

Shipping with buildings, Venice (?)

Maker(s)

Turner, Joseph Mallord William (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Lord Halifax, from whom purchased by the Rt. Hon. Professor Clifford Allbutt

Legal notes

Bequeathed 1925

Measurements and weight

Height: 140 mm
Width: 190 mm

Relative size of this object

19 m14 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1935) by Allbutt, Thomas Clifford

Dating

Production date: AD/CE 1840

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Bodycolour
Whitening
Graphite

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper ( grey)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour and bodycolour over graphite, heightened with white on grey paper

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1764
Primary reference Number: 14000
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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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