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Castle in a landscape above a river: 1196(2)

Object information

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Castle in a landscape above a river


Draughtsman: Adam, Robert




History note: W. Barclay Squire, M.A.

Legal notes

Given in accordance with the wishes of the late W. Barclay Squire, M.A., by his sister and executrix, Mrs Fuller Maitland

Measurements and weight

Height: 246 mm
Width: 264 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1927) by Fuller Maitland, Mrs

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Materials used in production

Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Pen and brown ink, and watercolour on paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1196(2)
Primary reference Number: 8454
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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