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Landscape - a road through a wood: 3163

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Object information

Titles

Landscape - a road through a wood

Maker(s)

Vadder, Lodewijk de (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: From the collection of the Rev. Thomas Kerrich (1748-1828), Magdalene Collecge, Cambridge (his father)

Legal notes

Bequeathed by the Rev. R. E. Kerrich 1872 (received 1873)

Measurements and weight

Height: 208 mm
Width: 289 mm

Relative size of this object

28.9 m20.8 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1873) by Kerrich, Richard Edward

School or Style

Flemish

Materials used in production

Whitening
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( yellow-grey)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk, heightened with white on yellow-grey paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: L.D.V.
  • Location: Lower right corner
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: T. Kerrich 1767 / M.C.C. (Magdalene College, Cambridge)
  • Location: Verso
  • Text: S
  • Location: On the mount
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: 39
  • Location: On the mount
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: AVDijck
  • Location: On the mount
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3163
Primary reference Number: 5377
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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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