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Citta Vecchia from near the Musta, Malta: PD.6-1994

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Citta Vecchia from near the Musta, Malta


Draughtsman: Lear, Edward



Measurements and weight

Height: 118 mm
Width: 175 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1994) by Taylor, Mildred


Production date: AD 1865-12-31

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( blue)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite, pen and brown ink, watercolour and bodycolour on blue paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Citta Vecchia / from near Musta / 31 December 1865 (16)
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: 5.Upr. / Top
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Brown ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.6-1994
Primary reference Number: 11808
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 20 March 2023 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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