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A study of birch trees: PD.745-1963

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Object information

Titles

A study of birch trees

Maker(s)

Uden, Lucas van (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: André Chariatte (L.88a), Sale, Sotheby's, 30 April 1923, lot 81, bought by H.S. Reitlinger; with Messrs. Colnaghi; bt. Sir Bruce Ingram (L.1405a), January 1939

Measurements and weight

Height: 339 mm
Width: 217 mm

Relative size of this object

21.7 m33.9 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

Flemish

Materials used in production

Grey wash
Brown ink

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Pen, brown ink with grey and pink wash, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: L van Uden
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.745-1963
Primary reference Number: 5322
Lugt: 1405a
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 6 September 2021 Last processed: Monday 6 September 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Drawing" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/5322 Accessed: 2021-11-28 00:35:07

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