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Church and cottages, with two figures: 1315

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Church and cottages, with two figures

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Cox, David, the elder

Entities

Categories

Measurements and weight

Height: 225 mm
Width: 169 mm

Relative size of this object

16.9 m22.5 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

Grey wash
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

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

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: WATERMARK / JOHN HAYES / 1805
  • Location: Mount, lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1315
Primary reference Number: 9974
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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) "Church and cottages, with two figures" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/9974 Accessed: 2022-11-29 18:18:29

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