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River landscape with a boatman, a wooden bridge, and a masonry bridge at Charenton: 904*2.f.3

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Titles

River landscape with a boatman, a wooden bridge, and a masonry bridge at Charenton

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Della Bella, Stefano

Entities

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Notes

History note: Benjamin Fillon (1819-1881); undated, unprovenanced sale in France, lot 31; Hippolyte Destailleur (1882-1893); Charles Fairfax Murray (1849-1919)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1917-12) by Murray, Charles Fairfax

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1640

Note

The same bridge is seen from another viewpoint in f.6.

School or Style

Italian
Florentine School

Materials used in production

Brown ink
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Leaf Size Height 102 mm Width 215 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink over black chalk, with a black chalk borderline on laid paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Della Bella's hand

  • Text: a scharanton
  • Location: Above centre, above borderline
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: 3.
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: No 3
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Black chalk

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: 904*2.f.3
Primary reference Number: 36231
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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