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Shipping scene: 2678d.18

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Shipping scene


Draughtsman: Unknown




Most likely leaves torn from the same sketch book or fragments cut out from that sketchbook.

Measurements and weight

Height: 97 mm
Width: 138 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Brangwyn, Frank


Cotman Family - after Albert Cuyp

School or Style


Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 57 Cuyp
  • Location: Recto
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: Tones of sky warm grey, clouds a / little darker & a tone towards purple / Upper part where light is aery boldly / handled dragged & sparkling approaching / to red which is led out by the red flag / Large vessel B/K. Ropes & Masts Lace (do) / subdued & B/K Flag on the Yard / R 10 D B
  • Location: Verso, pasted down card
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2678d.18
Primary reference Number: 15032
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 4 March 2024 Last processed: Monday 4 March 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

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