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Study of a tree: PD.898-1963

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Object information

Titles

Study of a tree

Maker(s)

Attributed to Vlieger, Simon de (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 395 mm
Width: 249 mm

Relative size of this object

24.9 m39.5 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Note

Previously attributed to Anthonie Waterloo [1609-1690]

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Grey wash
Whitening
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( blue grey)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk, heightened with white, grey wash on blue grey paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.898-1963
Primary reference Number: 5608
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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