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(Amsterdam?) Harbour with Customs house: PD.132-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

(Amsterdam?) Harbour with Customs house
Study for a three-masted ship

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Beerstraten, Jan Abrahamsz.

Entities

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Notes

History note: Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 188 mm
Width: 320 mm

Relative size of this object

32 m18.8 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
Black wash
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Recto: black chalk on grey wash, with a thin line of black wash bordering it on all sides, on paper verso: black chalk on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 2113
  • Location: On mount
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: (study for a three-masted ship)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black chalk

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.132-1963
Primary reference Number: 4235
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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