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Mountainous landscape: 2876

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Mountainous landscape

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Bol, Hans

Entities

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Notes

History note: Kerrich (Lugt 1568)

Legal notes

Bequeathed by the Rev. R. E. Kerrich 1872 (received 1873)

Measurements and weight

Height: 167 mm
Width: 298 mm

Relative size of this object

29.8 m16.7 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1873) by Kerrich, Richard Edward

Dating

Production date: AD 1574

School or Style

Netherlandish

Materials used in production

Brown ink
Grey-brown wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink with grey-brown wash, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Hans Bol.
  • Location: Top centre
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1574
  • Location: Top centre
  • Type: Date

Inscription present: presumably inscribed thus

  • Text: T. Kerrich. M.C.C. 1783
  • Location: Verso

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2876
Primary reference Number: 4292
Lugt: 1568
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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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Mountainous landscape" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/4292 Accessed: 2022-12-02 01:03:51

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