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Brünnen, Lake Lucerne in the distance: 584

An image of Drawing

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Object information


Brünnen, Lake Lucerne in the distance


Turner, Joseph Mallord William (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 225 mm
Width: 290 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1861) by Ruskin, John

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black ink
Brown ink

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour over graphite, with pen, brown and black ink on paper (touches of watercolour, verso, from next page)

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Brennern / Lake of Lucern
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 15
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 18
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: X8
  • Method of creation: Graphite

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 584
Primary reference Number: 14014
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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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