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Study of the end of a cottage at Trowse, Lakenham, near Norwich: 1271

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Titles

Study of the end of a cottage at Trowse, Lakenham, near Norwich

Maker(s)

Cotman, John Sell (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 228 mm
Width: 155 mm

Relative size of this object

15.5 m22.8 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1927-08) by Holliday, J. R.

Dating

Production date: AD 1810

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: J.S. Cotman
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1810
  • Location: Lower left, following the above
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1271
Primary reference Number: 14806
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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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