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Two studies of shipping: 2678e.20

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Two studies of shipping


Draughtsman: Unknown




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

Measurements and weight

Height: 178 mm
Width: 111 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1831-06-08


Cotman Family - A. Oppé suggests Miles Edmund Cotman

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: Abukir / July 8 . 1831
  • Location: Upper study
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Date
  • Text: July 8. 1831
  • Location: Lower study
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2678e.20
Primary reference Number: 15035
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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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