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Ruins in Rome: PD.195-1963

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Object information


Ruins in Rome


Attributed to Brueghel, Jan, the elder (Draughtsman)


History note: Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 129 mm
Width: 192 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Formerly catalogued as by Paul Bril; could be an autograph replica of a drawing in Rotterdam []

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown ink
Brown wash
Blue-grey wash

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and brown ink, brown and blue grey wash, bordered by a line of brown ink on all sides, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Jan Brueghel
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 109
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: No 182
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.195-1963
Primary reference Number: 4384
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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