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Coast scene with a large rock: PD.864-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Coast scene with a large rock

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Vlieger, Simon de

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Notes

History note: The Earl of Dalhousie (Lugt 717a), part of an album acquired by Messrs Colnaghi in 1922; bt. by Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a), April 1931

Measurements and weight

Height: 191 mm
Width: 307 mm

Relative size of this object

30.7 m19.1 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Grey wash
Graphite
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk, some graphite and greyish wash, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: S d V
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.864-1963
Primary reference Number: 5551
Lugt: 717a
Lugt: 1405a
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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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