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The Castle of Leuven (Loven), near Leuven (Brabant): PD.646-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


The Castle of Leuven (Loven), near Leuven (Brabant)


Draughtsman: Roghman, Roelant




History note: ?Ploos van Amstel; Mensing Sale, A'dam, Muller, 29 April 1937 lot 597 Ingram (Lugt 1405a) by Colnaghi for Sir Bruce £22, 7 May 1937

Measurements and weight

Height: 266 mm
Width: 480 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


1646 - 1647


Probably belonging to the same series as PD.645-1963; attribution accepted by Sumowski, rejected by van der Wyck

School or Style


Materials used in production

Grey wash
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk and grey wash, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: No 44 / Het huys ten Loven / by de Stad Leuven / repr. 25
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.646-1963
Primary reference Number: 5067
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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