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Shore, with houses and boats: 1379

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Shore, with houses and boats


Draughtsman: Hunt, William Henry



Measurements and weight

Height: 262 mm
Width: 408 mm

Relative size of this object

40.8 m26.2 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1927) by Holliday, J. R.


1810 - 1815

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( grey)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite on grey paper

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1379
Primary reference Number: 3090
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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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