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Landscape with cattle and figures on a road, by a river: PD.474-1963

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Titles

Landscape with cattle and figures on a road, by a river

Maker(s)

Molijn, Pieter (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: The Earl of Bute; Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 171 mm
Width: 283 mm

Relative size of this object

28.3 m17.1 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1963) by Ingram, Bruce Stirling, Sir

Dating

Production date: AD/CE 1654

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Grey wash
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk, grey wash, on paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: the 'P' and 'M' in a monogram

  • Text: PMolyn
  • Location: Lower left centre
  • Signature
  • Text: 1654
  • Location: Lower left centre
  • Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.474-1963
Primary reference Number: 4841
Lugt: 1405a
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 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/4841 Accessed: 2021-12-04 14:16:44

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