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Sailing craft by a hard with a Man-of-war at anchor in the distance: PD.105-1963

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Titles

Sailing craft by a hard with a Man-of-war at anchor in the distance

Maker(s)

Backhuysen, Ludolf (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Sir Bruce Stirling Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 147 mm
Width: 263 mm

Relative size of this object

26.3 m14.7 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Grey wash
Brown ink
Grey ink
Brown wash

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper ( laid down on card)

Techniques used in production

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

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: L.B.
  • Location: Lower left
  • Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.105-1963
Primary reference Number: 4211
Lugt: 1405a
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Drawing" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/4211 Accessed: 2021-12-07 22:16:23

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