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A farm by a brook: PD.484-1963

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A farm by a brook
Castle in ruins, on a hill top


Momper, Joos de, the younger (Draughtsman)


History note: With Messrs Colnaghi; bt. Ingram (Lugt 1405a), as Flemish 17th Century (for £9/9/0 no. A.8235)

Acquisition and important dates

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


Formerly thought to be by Elsheimer

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Components of the work

Recto, Support composed of paper Verso, Support composed of paper Verso, Medium composed of brown ink Recto, Medium composed of brown-grey wash Recto Height 130 mm Width 193 mm

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Ano (1) 565 / JM (?)
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.484-1963
Primary reference Number: 4853
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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