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A romantic landscape (in Bohemia or Tyrol): PD.696-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


A romantic landscape (in Bohemia or Tyrol)


Draughtsman: Savery, Roelant




History note: With Messrs. Colnaghi; bt. Ingram (Lugt 1405a), April 1956

Measurements and weight

Height: 370 mm
Width: 550 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

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

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Materials used in production

Watercolour wash
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( on four separate sheets, stuck together)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk, with watercolour washes added, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Savery (Roeland), peintre ne a courtray, 1576, mort a Utrecht en 1639
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.696-1963
Primary reference Number: 5190
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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