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A view of Pisa from the Maremma Marshes (? at sunrise): PD.224-1961

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Titles

A view of Pisa from the Maremma Marshes (? at sunrise)

Maker(s)

Goodwin, Albert (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Bought from the Fine Art Society Ltd., London, December 1952 (no. 3854) (see letter in box-file under Turner, PD.227-1961). said to have been bought by the Fine Art Society at Sotheby's, 15 November 1950 (Coll. Commander Wrey, R.N.)

Measurements and weight

Height: 250 mm
Width: 354 mm

Relative size of this object

35.4 m25 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1961-10) by Bullard, John Eric

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Coloured chalk
Watercolour

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour (? over coloured chalks) on paper - the drawing has been ruled in by four ink lines

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Albert Goodwin
  • Location: Lower right
  • Signature
  • Text: Pisa (inscribed by the artist)
  • Location: Lower left

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.224-1961
Primary reference Number: 10776
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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 (2020) "Drawing" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/10776 Accessed: 2021-12-01 06:38:45

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