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Yorkshire fells: PD.130-1950

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Yorkshire fells

Maker(s)

De Wint, Peter (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: T.W. Bacon (his inv. no. 235 (MFA 119))

Measurements and weight

Height: 363 mm
Width: 565 mm

Relative size of this object

56.5 m36.3 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1950) by Bacon, T.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

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.130-1950
Primary reference Number: 14482
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 26 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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