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Shipping off Amsterdam: PD.828-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Shipping off Amsterdam

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Verwer, Abraham de

Entities

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Notes

History note: Czar Paul I (Lugt 2061); State Hermitage Museum, Leningrad since before 1797; Sale Leipzig, Boerner, 19 April 1931, lot 264 (as Reinier Nooms); Kunsthandel de Boer, Amsterdam; Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 158 mm
Width: 280 mm

Relative size of this object

28 m15.8 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1638

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Brown ink
Reddish-brown wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen, brown ink and reddish-brown wash, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Port: 77
  • Location: On the old mount
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: N-7539 (Ermitage numbering)
  • Location: Lower left, on the drawing
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: F No - 2 (?9)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.828-1963
Primary reference Number: 5505
Lugt: 2061
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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Shipping off Amsterdam" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/5505 Accessed: 2022-09-28 07:56:00

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