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The old Manor House, Marylebone - the front: 1704

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The old Manor House, Marylebone - the front


Draughtsman: Rooker, Michael Angelo




History note: Label of Messrs. Palser, dealers of King St., St. James's, S.W.1.

Measurements and weight

Height: 256 mm
Width: 359 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1933) by Guillemard, Francis Henry Hill


Production date: AD 1791

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite and watercolour on paper, laid down on card

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: the letters 'M', 'A' and 'R' in a monogram

  • Text: MARooker Delint.
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1791
  • Location: Lower right, following the above
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1704
Primary reference Number: 19016
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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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