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Village with mountains in background: PD.480-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Village with mountains in background


Draughtsman: Momper, Joos de, the younger




History note: Paul Sandby (Lugt 2112); Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 147 mm
Width: 279 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style


Materials used in production

Grey wash
Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( blue-grey)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen, brown ink on blue-grey paper washed in grey

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: in a monogram

  • Text: JM
  • Location: In sky
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: (marked with a red cross)
  • Location: Lower left corner

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.480-1963
Primary reference Number: 4849
Lugt: 2112
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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