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View of Elsinore and Kronborg Castle: PD.885-1963

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Current Location: In storage


View of Elsinore and Kronborg Castle
A study of ships under sail


Draughtsman: Vroom, Hendrick Cornelisz.




The view is taken from the Sondt. The view of Elsinore shows the churches of St Olav and St Mary, the old 'Tolhuis' and Kronborg Castle


History note: With Messrs Colnaghi, bt. Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a), February 1934

Measurements and weight

Height: 120 mm
Width: 379 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


1615 - 1629

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Materials used in production

Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and brown ink on blue paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: d sondt (by the artist)
  • Location: Top centre
  • Text: cronenburch
  • Location: Top right

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.885-1963
Primary reference Number: 5588
Lugt: 1405a
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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