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Peasant carrying a basket: PD.39-1961

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Peasant carrying a basket


Draughtsman: Dusart, Cornelis (Attributed to)




History note: William Esdaile (Lugt 2617); Sir E.J. Poynter (Lugt 874); Poynter Sale Sotheby's, 25 April 1918, part of lot 274; bt. Agnew for Charles B.O. Clarke; Louis C.G. Clarke

Legal notes

Bequeathed 1960.

Measurements and weight

Height: 78 mm
Width: 42 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1961) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray


Previously attributed to Adriaen van Ostade [1610-1685]

School or Style


Materials used in production

Dark brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and dark-brown ink, on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.39-1961
Primary reference Number: 4924
Lugt: 2617
Lugt: 874
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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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