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Tamarisk Tree, Lake Como: 2543

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Current Location: In storage


Tamarisk Tree, Lake Como


Painter: Goetze, Sigismund Christian Hubert



Measurements and weight

Height: 65.4 cm
Width: 38.7 cm

Relative size of this object

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Place(s) associated

  • Lake Como

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Goetze, Constance, Mrs


1834 CE - 1934 CE

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People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of plywood canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas, on plywood

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Old Tamarisk, Lenno, Lago di Como, April 1934
  • Location: Verso
  • Text: S.G.
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Initials

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2543
Primary reference Number: 3299
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Thursday 16 March 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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