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Woman washing clothes at sunset: PD.28-2010

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Woman washing clothes at sunset


Palmer, Samuel


History note: Castillejo; from whom purchased, 1959 (£45)

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Dr W.M. Keynes, 2009, received 2010

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2010) by Keynes, W. M., Dr.


19th century
Production date: AD 1847


Drawn while giving a lesson to H. Jukers

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Materials used in production

Gum arabic

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Image Height 125 mm Width 173 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour over graphite with gum arabic

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.28-2010
Primary reference Number: 176677
Lister: 425
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 6 December 2018 Last processed: Tuesday 29 June 2021

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

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