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Amiens: 3552

Object information




Jones, George (Draughtsman)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1873-10) by Jones, Mrs


Production date: AD 1817-10-01

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown ink
Blue wash
Brown ink wash
White bodycolour
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( blue) Sight Size Height 147 mm Width 117 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Brown ink and brown ink wash with blue wash, black chalk and white bodycolour on blue paper, laid down on brown paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Amiens
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: Oct 1. 17
  • Location: Lower left, following the above
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: 20.29
  • Location: Mount, verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3552
Primary reference Number: 21711
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 6 August 2011 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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