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Brougham Castle: 1794

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Titles

Brougham Castle

Maker(s)

De Wint, Peter (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: De Wint sale, Christie's, 1850, lot 424 bought by Smith; with Agnew; A.W. Young

Measurements and weight

Height: 291 mm
Width: 459 mm

Relative size of this object

45.9 m29.1 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Graphite
Watercolour
Gum arabic

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour with gum Arabic over traces of graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Brougham Castle
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 424
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1794
Primary reference Number: 14465
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 29 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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