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A ruined bridge in a park: 3432

Object information


A ruined bridge in a park
The River Avon from Warwick Castle
Unidentified Buildings in trees


Constable, John (Draughtsman)


History note: No trace in early sales

Measurements and weight

Height: 95 mm
Width: 152 mm

Relative size of this object

15.2 m9.5 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1910-03) by Newton Robinson, C. E.


Production date: circa AD 1809 : Watermark: 18--

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite on laid paper

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3432
Primary reference Number: 14879
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 9 March 2022 Last processed: Wednesday 9 March 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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