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Greenwich Hill: 2173

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Object information

Titles

Greenwich Hill

Maker(s)

Rowlandson, Thomas (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Sold Christie's, 10 April 1911, lot 9; bt. Carfax (£6.5); Ricketts and Shannon Collection

Measurements and weight

Height: 339 mm
Width: 544 mm

Relative size of this object

54.4 m33.9 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937-03) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Ink

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Ink and watercolour on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Greenwich Hill
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Ink

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2173
Primary reference Number: 19146
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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