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The Ypres Tower at Rye, seen from the south: PD.282-1963

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Current Location: In storage


The Ypres Tower at Rye, seen from the south


Draughtsman: Dyck, Anthony van




History note: J. Richardson Sr (Lugt 2184, 2984); Miss H. Solly, her sale, Sotheby's, 22 December 1936, no. 39a, bt. by P. & D. Colnaghi for Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

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Height: 189 mm
Width: 298 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

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

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Materials used in production

Light brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( white)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and light-brown ink on white paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Anto v. dyck F
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.282-1963
Primary reference Number: 4569
Lugt: 2184
Lugt: 2984
Lugt: 1405a
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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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