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St. Mary's in the Strand, with Somerset House: 1695

Object information

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St. Mary's in the Strand, with Somerset House


Draughtsman: Malton, Thomas II



Measurements and weight

Height: 462 mm
Width: 354 mm

Relative size of this object

35.4 m46.2 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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


A drawing for plate in 'Tour through the Cities of London', 1802, untinted aquatints (copy in the V & A, (Phoebe Stanton, Aug. 1973).

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Messrs. Palser, dealers, King's St., St. James's
  • Location: Old frame?
  • Method of creation: Label

Inscription present: in the hand of Tomkins, who for many years owned the business

  • Text: (title, and name)
  • Location: Old frame?
  • Method of creation: MS label

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1695
Primary reference Number: 21271
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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