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Capriccio - fountain against a wall: 3643

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Capriccio - fountain against a wall
Architectural pediment


Draughtsman: Clérisseau, Charles Louis



Measurements and weight

Height: 245 mm
Width: 170 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1821) by Whittaker, J. W.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black wash
Grey wash
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: No 70 (3?)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3643
Primary reference Number: 6204
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 24 May 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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