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A roebuck (Capreolus capraea): PD.677-1963

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A roebuck (Capreolus capraea)


Saftleven, Cornelis (Draughtsman)


History note: With Messrs Colnaghi, bt. by Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a), June 1947

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Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD/CE 1674

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Materials used in production

Watercolour wash
Black chalk
Red chalk

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk, some red chalk and watercolour washes, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: C S
  • Location: Lower right
  • Signature
  • Text: 1674
  • Location: Lower right
  • Date
  • Text: Sa[g]tleven [?]
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.677-1963
Primary reference Number: 5158
Lugt: 1405a
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 6 September 2021 Last processed: Monday 6 September 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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