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View at Nüremberg, 1837: PD.182-1995

Object information

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View at Nüremberg, 1837


Draughtsman: Holland, James




History note: Bought from Abbott & Holder, April 1985 (04089)

Measurements and weight

Height: 232 mm
Width: 139 mm

Relative size of this object

13.9 m23.2 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1995) by Shadrake, Anthony Michael


Production date: AD 1837

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( grey-green)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite on grey-green paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 6.30 E
  • Location: Left centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 7.15 E
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: Nuremberg, Aug. 57 (?37)
  • Location: Bottom right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.182-1995
Primary reference Number: 8202
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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