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A soldier taking aim: PD.353-1963

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Current Location: In storage


A soldier taking aim


Draughtsman: Gheyn, Jacob II de




History note: J.P. Zomer, Amsterdam (c. 1720); Comte de Robiano et alii, sold Amsterdam, 15-16 June 1926, part of lot 373; A.W. Mensing, sold Amsterdam 27 April 1937, part of lot 208; bt. P. & D. Colnaghi, bought by Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a) in May 1937

Measurements and weight

Height: 267 mm
Width: 186 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

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Materials used in production

Grey wash
Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and brown ink, grey wash on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 11
  • Location: Recto
  • Text: 633 2 stuks i.e.
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 13
  • Location: Verso

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.353-1963
Primary reference Number: 4666
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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