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Storiths Heights, Bolton: PD.27-1997

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Titles

Storiths Heights, Bolton

Maker(s)

Girtin, Thomas (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: T.C. Girtin; G.W. Girtin; Tom Girtin

Legal notes

Accepted by H.M. Government in lieu of Inheritance Tax from the estate of Thomas Girtin and allocated to the Fitzwilliam Museum

Measurements and weight

Height: 282 mm
Width: 417 mm

Relative size of this object

41.7 m28.2 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Allocated (1997) by H.M. Government

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour on paper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.27-1997
Primary reference Number: 10772
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 21 October 2021 Last processed: Thursday 21 October 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Drawing" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/10772 Accessed: 2021-11-27 15:04:11

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