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"Mines de Faleri, Cività Castellana": 1180

Object information

Current Location: In storage


"Mines de Faleri, Cività Castellana"


Draughtsman: Corot, Jean Baptiste Camille (Imitation of)




History note: From the collection of Dr. F. Jousseaume ( -1923), acquired at his death by Alfred Pornet of Beaulieu; exh. at the Twenty One Gallery, Adelphi, London W.C.2, November 1926 Detrempes and Drawings by Corot, (no. 8), as the property of Messrs. Craddock and Barnard, dealers at Tunbridge Wells, their catalogue no. 16 (1926) no. 238: "A fine and finished drawing executed during the artist's second tour in Italy"; bought from them as by Corot for £100

Measurements and weight

Height: 250 mm
Width: 412 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1927-01) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


Production date: AD 1834


Probably done by Dr F. Jousseaume

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( blue-grey)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink and watercolour on blue-grey paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Mines (or ruines?) de faleri, Civita Castellane
  • Location: Lower right corner
  • Text: 460
  • Location: Verso, top right corner
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1180
Primary reference Number: 6252
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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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