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Boors revelling in an inn: PD.543-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Boors revelling in an inn


Draughtsman: Dusart, Cornelis (Attributed to)




History note: With Messrs Colnaghi (A.14370); bt. Ingram (Lugt 1405a), 28th March 1947 (£35)

Measurements and weight

Height: 109 mm
Width: 115 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Previously attributed to Adriaen van Ostade [1610-1685]

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown ink
Grey-brown wash
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen, brown ink, grey-brown wash, over some black chalk, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: X AV. O.
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: T 161
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: / c / 10 / a
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.543-1963
Primary reference Number: 4926
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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