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Scene of destruction: PD.153-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Scene of destruction



Measurements and weight

Height: 133 mm
Width: 220 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown ink
Brown wash
White bodycolour

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and brown ink, brown wash, hightened with white on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: B. Briart
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Name

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.153-1991
Primary reference Number: 93663
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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