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Christ driving the money-changers out of the temple: PD.102-1978

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Christ driving the money-changers out of the temple


Draughtsman: Lamb, Henry




History note: Christie's, lot 58

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From the Biffen Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 176 mm
Width: 226 mm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1978-11-17) by Christie's

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Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Graphite and watercolour on paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: within an oval, not in Lugt

  • Text: Lamb
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Blue ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: Christ & the Moneychangers c. 1920 (?)
  • Location: Verso, lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite?

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.102-1978
Primary reference Number: 11758
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 31 March 2021 Last processed: Thursday 17 March 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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