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Seascape of a jetty with a warship: PD.125-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Seascape of a jetty with a warship


Draughtsman: Backhuysen, Ludolf




History note: Berlin Print Room (Lugt 1612); sold by the Berlin Museum (Lugt 2482); Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 161 mm
Width: 277 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Perhaps by Rietschoof? (and catalogued as such in Boch / Rosenborg

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown ink
Brown wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

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

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: C(?) B
  • Location: Mid left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: K.D.Z. / 12208
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: hoog 6 1/9 / breed 10 5/9 dm (duim) / JC (?) van Rietschoof / ........... / ............. / ............. / geb Hoorn 1652 (?) / ........... / ............
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: No. 952
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.125-1963
Primary reference Number: 4226
Lugt: 1612
Lugt: 2482
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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