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Wide hilly landscape, with a castle above a river: 2938

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Object information

Titles

Wide hilly landscape, with a castle above a river

Maker(s)

Doomer, Lambert (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: J.B. de Graaf (1742-1804) (Lugt 1120); A.A. VanSittart (the number 7396, inscribed in ink on the verso is comparable with the numbering of other drawings from the VanSittart collection, by whom given

Measurements and weight

Height: 242 mm
Width: 404 mm

Relative size of this object

40.4 m24.2 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1862) by VanSittart, Augustus Arthur

Dating

Production date: AD/CE 1692

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Brown ink
Watercolour wash

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink, with watercolour washes, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Doomer f.
  • Location: Lower left
  • Signature
  • Text: 1692
  • Location: Lower left
  • Date
  • Text: 7396
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2938
Primary reference Number: 4527
Lugt: 1120
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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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Drawing" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/4527 Accessed: 2021-12-05 05:51:03

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