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A rocky landscape with rising sun: PD.482-1963

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A rocky landscape with rising sun


Momper, Joos de, the younger (Draughtsman)


History note: Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 250 mm
Width: 383 mm

Relative size of this object

38.3 m25 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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


Possibly by Tobias Verhaecht [1561-1631]

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown ink
Brown wash
Yellow wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen, brown ink with brown and yellow wash, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: o/h momper
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: A.6550
  • Location: Verso

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.482-1963
Primary reference Number: 4851
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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