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A peasant woman carrying a child on her back: PD.932-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

A peasant woman carrying a child on her back

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Wouwerman, Philips

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Notes

History note: Warwick (Lugt 2600); Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 102 mm
Width: 60 mm

Relative size of this object

6 m10.2 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

Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( corners cut diagonally)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.932-1963
Primary reference Number: 5682
Lugt: 2600
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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