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Fishing boats in a calm: PD.398-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Fishing boats in a calm

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Hagen, Willem van der

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Notes

History note: Warwick (Lugt 2600); Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 110 mm
Width: 165 mm

Relative size of this object

16.5 m11 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Brown ink
Brown wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and brown ink on brown washed paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.398-1963
Primary reference Number: 4719
Lugt: 2600
Lugt: 1405a
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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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