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Landscape with a river: P.788-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Landscape with a river
The Unknown River


Printmaker: Hamerton, Philip Gilbert



Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio


Illustration to the article "The Unknown River.", in The Portfolio.

With two pages of letterpress; the etching is on page 139.

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of India paper
Sheet Height 365 mm Width 262 mm
Plate Height 75 mm Width 155 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: P.G. Hamerton
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.788-1991
Primary reference Number: 20846
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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