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Fountains Abbey: 2750

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Current Location: In storage


Fountains Abbey


Draughtsman: Cotman, John Sell



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1945) by Holmes, Lady

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Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Frame Depth 2.5 cm Height 114.3 cm Width 87.4 cm
Paper Height 85.9 cm Width 60.6 cm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour over graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: J.S Cotman
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 9 / 10
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2750
Primary reference Number: 14822
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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