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The stern of a galley: PD.226-1963

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Current Location: In storage


The stern of a galley
Study of a poop


Draughtsman: Casembrot, Abraham




History note: Pacetti (Lugt 2057); Berlin Print Room (Lugt 1632); sold by the Berlin Museum (Lugt 2482); Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 101 mm
Width: 278 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1963-01) by Ingram, Bruce Stirling, Sir

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Recto: graphite on paper laid down on false margins verso: verso, graphite brush and brown wash

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 636n
  • Location: On false margin upper right
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: 3
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: K.d.Z. 12537
  • Location: Upper right of centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 100 x 277/21
  • Location: Lower right

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.226-1963
Primary reference Number: 4415
Lugt: 2057
Lugt: 1632
Lugt: 2482
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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