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Landscape with travellers near Rome; Sunset: PD.196-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Landscape with travellers near Rome; Sunset


Draughtsman: Bril, Paul




History note: Richard Houlditch (Lugt 2214); with Colnaghi's; bt. Ingram (Lugt 1405a), November 1949 ?

Measurements and weight

Height: 201 mm
Width: 263 mm

Relative size of this object

26.3 m20.1 m What does this represent?

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Place(s) associated

  • Rome ⪼ Italy

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1606

School or Style


Materials used in production

Grey wash
Brown ink
Brown wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen, brown ink, brown and grey wash, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: P Bril / Roma
  • Location: Lower left-hand corner
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1606
  • Location: Lower left-hand corner
  • Type: Date
  • Text: 1
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: P. Brill (and) at / -
  • Location: On mount
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: 624
  • Location: On mount
  • Method of creation: Graphite

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.196-1963
Primary reference Number: 4356
Lugt: 2214
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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