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Shipping in a breeze: PD.97-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Shipping in a breeze


Draughtsman: Backhuysen, Ludolf




History note: Paignon Dijonval (Cat. 1803); Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 103 mm
Width: 132 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown ink
Brown wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down on card)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen, brown ink, brown wash, over traces of graphite, with a line of brown wash bordering it on all sides, on paper, laid down on card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Louis Backhuysen / from the Digoural (or Dyenval) Collection No. 218 / 10 - 6
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: D. 1546/2
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.97-1963
Primary reference Number: 4203
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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