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Windmill in an upland landscape: 1301

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Windmill in an upland landscape

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Cox, David, the elder

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: G. Robinson

Measurements and weight

Height: 143 mm
Width: 294 mm

Relative size of this object

29.4 m14.3 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Brown wash
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite and brown wash on paper, laid down

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Dr. Percy's Sale Lot 278 £5.10.00
  • Location: Face of mount

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1301
Primary reference Number: 9958
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 10 May 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Windmill in an upland landscape" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/9958 Accessed: 2022-12-05 01:38:19

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