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Netley Abbey: 1729*58

Object information

Awaiting location update


Netley Abbey


Draughtsman: Wardle, George Young




History note: Philip Webb

Measurements and weight

Height: 354 mm
Width: 253 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1934-12) by Walker, Dorothy


Production date: AD 1862-09

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: notes relating to the building

  • Location: Throughout
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: South side
  • Location: Upper left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: Netley Abbey
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: Sep. 1862
  • Location: Lower left, below the above
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Date
  • Text: (George Wardle
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1729*58
Primary reference Number: 22451
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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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