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A coastal scene with shipping: PD.378-1995

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

A coastal scene with shipping

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Franz, F.

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: Abbott and Holder, August 1991 (21586?)

Measurements and weight

Height: 248 mm
Width: 177 mm

Relative size of this object

17.7 m24.8 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Franz
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: Franz
  • Location: Verso, centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.378-1995
Primary reference Number: 8354
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 24 May 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "A coastal scene with shipping" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/8354 Accessed: 2022-12-05 11:45:16

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