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From Gowbarrow Park, Ullswater: PD.9-1993

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Titles

From Gowbarrow Park, Ullswater

Maker(s)

? Becker (Draughtsman)

Legal notes

In memory of her husband, Dr Peter Boulden

Measurements and weight

Height: 257 mm
Width: 381 mm

Relative size of this object

38.1 m25.7 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1993) by Boulden, Daphne

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Black ink
Blue-grey wash
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of wove paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and black ink and blue-grey wash over graphite on wove paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: From Gowbarrow Park Ullswater
  • Location: Lower left of centre
  • Method of creation: Brown ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.9-1993
Primary reference Number: 8692
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Monday 29 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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