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sketch-book / drawing

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1957,1214.206.a

  • Description

    First page of Claude's autograph index to the 'Liber Veritatis', with on recto numbers from 1 to 114, and on the verso numbers from 115 to 168
    Pen and brown ink

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1640-1670
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 202 millimetres
    • Width: 274 millimetres
  • Curator's comments

    One of three supplementary pages of the 'Liber Veritatis' with notes by Claude
    See 1957,1214.6 for information on the Liber Veritatis.

  • Location

    Not on display (French Roy XVIIc)

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1957

  • Acquisition notes

    Accepted by H M Government in lieu of tax on the estate of the 9th Duke of Devonshire. See M. Kitson's 'Claude Lorrain: Liber Veritatis', pp. 28-9, for a full account of the provenance of the sketch-book.

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1957,1214.206.a

First page of Claude's autograph index to the 'Liber Veritatis', with on recto numbers from 1 to 114, and on the verso numbers from 115 to 168  Pen and brown ink

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First page of Claude's autograph index to the 'Liber Veritatis', with on recto numbers from 1 to 114, and on the verso numbers from 115 to 168 Pen and brown ink

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