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The Harbour of Boulogne sur Mer at low tide: PD.709-1963

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Current Location: In storage


The Harbour of Boulogne sur Mer at low tide


Draughtsman: Schotel, Petrus Johannes




History note: (Colnaghi no. A (D) 23999 MX); Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 225 mm
Width: 315 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1829

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Black chalk and watercolour, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: P.J. Schotel
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Haven Boulogne sur Mer 1829
  • Location: On the mount
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.709-1963
Primary reference Number: 5217
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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