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Fishermen mending nets: PD.78-1963

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Current Location: In storage


Fishermen mending nets


Draughtsman: Avercamp, Hendrick




History note: Sir Thomas Lawrence, P.R.A.; Col. Gould Weston, sold, Christie's, 15 July 1958, lot 127, bt. Colnaghi for Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a) (£70)

Measurements and weight

Height: 83 mm
Width: 174 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

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Materials used in production

Brown ink
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down on card)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Pen and brown ink, watercolour over black chalk, with a line of brown ink bordering it on all sides, on paper laid down on card

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.78-1963
Primary reference Number: 4181
Lugt: 1405a
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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