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Castle ruins with milkmaid and cows: 4008*

Object information

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Castle ruins with milkmaid and cows


Draughtsman: Unknown



Measurements and weight

Height: 512 mm
Width: 377 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1834) by Mesman, Daniel

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( dark buff-coloured, laid down on card)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite and sepia on dark buff-coloured paper laid down on card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: (the drawing was Thymolized November 1952)
  • Location: Mount, verso

Identification numbers

Accession number: 4008*
Primary reference Number: 8389
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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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