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A group of horsemen: PD.147-1963

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

A group of horsemen

Maker(s)

Courtois, Jacques (le Bourguignon) (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 100 mm
Width: 154 mm

Relative size of this object

15.4 m10 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, Bruce Stirling, Sir

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Grey wash
Brown ink
Light-brown wash
Light-brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen, light-brown ink, light-brown and grey wash, with a line of brown ink bordering it on all sides, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 1970
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: J Bisschop
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: (unreadable - faintly legible - perhaps 'Jacques Courtois le Bourguignon)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.147-1963
Primary reference Number: 6258
Lugt: 1405a
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 24 May 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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