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A trumpeter standing on the stern of a rowing boat: PD.742-1963

Object information

Current Location: In storage


A trumpeter standing on the stern of a rowing boat


Troost, Cornelis



Measurements and weight

Height: 151 mm
Width: 129 mm

Relative size of this object

12.9 m15.1 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1963) by Ingram, Sir Bruce

Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and ink on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.742-1963
Primary reference Number: 185479
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 13 September 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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