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Beach scene with group of fisherman in foreground left and shipping in background: 603B

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Beach scene with group of fisherman in foreground left and shipping in background

Maker(s)

Attributed to Schouman, Martinus (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 173 mm
Width: 230 mm

Relative size of this object

23 m17.3 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1862) by VanSittart, Augustus Arthur

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Gouache

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Gouache on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: 603B
Primary reference Number: 5233
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Beach scene with group of fisherman in foreground left and shipping in background" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/5233 Accessed: 2022-08-08 02:59:03

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