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Ariccia near Rome: PD.93-1992

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Ariccia near Rome


Draughtsman: Wilson, Richard




History note: Sir Edward Marsh; Mrs Daphne Singer; Thomas Agnew & Son

Legal notes

From the Gaskell Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 312 mm
Width: 547 mm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1992) by Thomas Agnew and Sons Ltd


Production date: circa AD 1775 : See 'notes'.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black chalk
White chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( blue)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite matt black and white chalk on blue paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: La Riccia
  • Location: Old mount

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.93-1992
Primary reference Number: 14447
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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