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Capriccio - view from under coffered vault to tower beyond: 3656

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Capriccio - view from under coffered vault to tower beyond

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Clérisseau, Charles Louis

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Measurements and weight

Height: 305 mm
Width: 455 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Black wash
Black chalk
Watercolour
Bodycolour

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( stuck down)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour, bodycolour, with trace of black chalk underdrawing, on paper, with black wash border, stuck down

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: No 69
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3656
Primary reference Number: 6220
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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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