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View of a Dutch Town (Schiedam?): PD.261-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


View of a Dutch Town (Schiedam?)
Another view, possibly of the same town


Draughtsman: Cuyp, Jacob Gerritsz. (Attributed to)




A leaf from a sketchbook?


History note: Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 95 mm
Width: 195 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown ink
Brown wash
Yellow-brown wash
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Recto: pen, brown ink, black chalk and yellow-brown wash, with a line of brown wash at top and bottom verso: pen, brown ink, brown and grey wash, over black chalk, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Schiedam
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: R 86
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: ?Schiedam
  • Location: Recto
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: 1990
  • Location: Recto
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.261-1963
Primary reference Number: 4492
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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