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Rocky landscape with Penitents: PD.6-1975

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Rocky landscape with Penitents


Ricci, Marco (Draughtsman)


History note: Bought from Walker, February 1942, by Major Henry Broughton, 2nd Lord Fairhaven (1900-73), his no. 139

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From the Biffen Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 303 mm
Width: 419 mm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1975) by Executors of Henry Rogers Broughton

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Components of the work

Support: composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Bodycolour on paper, laid down

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.6-1975
Primary reference Number: 7790
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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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