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

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


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


Draughtsman: Beerstraten, Jan Abrahamsz.




History note: Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 188 mm
Width: 320 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

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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: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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