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River scene with boats and figures (?Amsterdam): PD.146-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

River scene with boats and figures (?Amsterdam)

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Bisschop, Jan de

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Notes

History note: Sir Thomas Lawrence (Lugt 2445); Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 100 mm
Width: 158 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Brown ink
Brown wash
Black wash
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen, brown ink, brown wash over black chalk, with a line of black wash bordering it on all sides, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 1980
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: (as coming from the Lawrence collection, repeated 3 times)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: Het frome van Valckenborch indo (?) pavid: markt (?)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Brown ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.146-1963
Primary reference Number: 4262
Lugt: 2445
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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