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Amiens Cathedral from the Citadel: 3322

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Current Location: In storage


Amiens Cathedral from the Citadel


Draughtsman: Cox, David, the elder



Measurements and weight

Height: 267 mm
Width: 384 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1909) by Walker, Augustus

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Materials used in production

Watercolour wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite and watercolour wash on paper, laid down

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Amiens Cathedral, from the Citadel (in Cox's own hand)
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Black chalk

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 3322
Primary reference Number: 10038
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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