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Man-of-war and a barge off the shore: PD.118-1963

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Current Location: In storage


Man-of-war and a barge off the shore


Draughtsman: Backhuysen, Ludolf




History note: Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 165 mm
Width: 251 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1677-03-11


Incised with a stylus; ?used for a print;

School or Style


Materials used in production

Grey wash
Brown wash
Indian ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen, Indian ink and grey wash, with a line of brown wash along the right, on paper (gone over with a stylus, used for a print)

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: W 1677 / Maert 11
  • Location: Right forground, on the rock
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.118-1963
Primary reference Number: 4224
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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