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Vue de Rinkenberg sur le Lac de Brienz: P.13083-R

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Current Location: In storage


Vue de Rinkenberg sur le Lac de Brienz
Translated as: View of Rinkenberg on lake Brienz
Vues remarquables des montagnes de la Suisse


Printmaker: Descourtis, Charles Melchior
Draughtsman: Wolf, Caspar (After)




From a set of 42 plates and a frontispiece

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Bequeathed by the Reverend A. V. Valentine-Richards, 1933

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1933) by Valentine-Richards, A. V., The Rev


1782 CE - 1785 CE


Plate 21 from 'Vues remarquables des montagnes de la Suisse' (Remarkable views of the of the mountains of Switzerland), 1781-1785

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Components of the work

Sheet Height 338 mm Width 485 mm

Techniques used in production

Aquatint : Coloured aquatint with hand colouring
Hand colouring

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.13083-R
Primary reference Number: 197302
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Created: Tuesday 1 October 2013 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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