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A group of figures: PD.931-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

A group of figures

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Wouwerman, Philips

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Notes

History note: With Messrs Colnaghi; bt. Ingram (Lugt 1405a), February 1934, £15

Measurements and weight

Height: 112 mm
Width: 87 mm

Relative size of this object

8.7 m11.2 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

Whitening
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( blue-grey)

Techniques used in production

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

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.931-1963
Primary reference Number: 5680
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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