Skip to main content

View of Stromboli: PD.703-1963

An image of Drawing

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Alternative views

Object information

Current Location: In storage


View of Stromboli


Draughtsman: Schellinks, Willem




History note: With Messrs Colnaghi; bt. Ingram (Lugt 1405a), 19 October 1934, £15-0-0

Measurements and weight

Height: 312 mm
Width: 604 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown ink
Brown-grey wash
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk, pen, brown ink, with brown-grey wash, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: W. Schellinks fecit
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: Den Brandende Bergh Stromboli omtrent de Dust van....... getekent van de N.N.W. zijde; Z.Z. Oost te zien
  • Location: At top
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.703-1963
Primary reference Number: 5201
Lugt: 1405a
Stable URI

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "View of Stromboli" Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-04-21 13:47:19

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=View of Stromboli |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-04-21 13:47:19|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src=""
        alt="View of Stromboli"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">View of Stromboli</figcaption>

More objects and works of art you might like

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...