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Shipping in a rough sea: PD.27-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Shipping in a rough sea


Draughtsman: Unknown




History note: Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 190 mm
Width: 303 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1963) by Ingram, Bruce Stirling, Sir


Could be French

School or Style


Materials used in production

Grey wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen, sepia ink, grey wash on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 1651 (?signature)
  • Location: Lower left-hand corner
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Date
  • Text: D.311
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.27-1963
Primary reference Number: 4103
Lugt: 1405a
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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