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English shipping becalmed: PD.819-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

English shipping becalmed

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Velde, Willem II van de

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Notes

History note: Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 185 mm
Width: 284 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1700

Note

Study for a painting in the Ingram Collection repeating the same composition with only slight alterations: i.e. in the fishermen drawing their nets

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Brown ink
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen, brown ink and some graphite, on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.819-1963
Primary reference Number: 5488
Lugt: 1405a
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 27 November 2023 Last processed: Monday 27 November 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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