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Church of St. Eustache, Paris: 1265

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Current Location: In storage


Church of St. Eustache, Paris


Draughtsman: Callow, William



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1927-08) by Holliday, J. R.


Production date: circa AD 1840


Callow spent much time in Paris. He lived there in the 1830s, and afterwards visited it. The present drawing is an early work possibly executed around 1840. Compare No. 1548

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Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)
Paper Height 176 mm Width 126 mm
Mount Size Height 559 mm Width 407 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite, watercolour and bodycolour on paper, laid down

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: St. Eustache. Paris (not in Callow's handwriting)
  • Location: Lower right

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1265
Primary reference Number: 9243
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

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

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