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Shipping at anchor: PD.595-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Shipping at anchor
Galley and the top half of a sailing ship


Draughtsman: Casembrot, Abraham (Attributed to)




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

Measurements and weight

Height: 98 mm
Width: 287 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Previously attributed to Bonaventura or Jan Peeters.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Grey wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Recto: graphite and traces of grey wash on paper verso: graphite, grey brown wash on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 6361
  • Location: On the old mount
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: 3
  • Location: On the old mount
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: 98 x 287
  • Location: On the old mount
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: Kdz 12540
  • Location: On the old mount
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 16
  • Location: On the old mount
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 340
  • Location: On the old mount, verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.595-1963
Primary reference Number: 4431
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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