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A view of a town divided by a river: PD.205-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


A view of a town divided by a river


Draughtsman: Brueghel, Jan, the elder (Circle of)




History note: With Colnaghi's; bt. Ingram (Lugt 1405a), July 1943

Measurements and weight

Height: 138 mm
Width: 249 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
Brown ink
Blue wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

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

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 1982
  • Location: On mount
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: P Brueghel / from Heber Colln
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: H/(?)IG
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Blue crayon

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.205-1963
Primary reference Number: 4373
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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