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A Monument to the Glory of Heroes: P.72-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


A Monument to the Glory of Heroes
The magnificence of princes


Printmaker: Tiepolo, Lorenzo
Draughtsman: Tiepolo, Giovanni Battista (After)




After a ceiling decoration painted by G. B. Tiepolo in Venice, for the Court of St. Peterburg, closely resembling in composition part of the ceiling in the Throne Room at Madrid.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1939) by Charrington, Mrs John


18th Century
Production date: circa AD 1759


State III/III.

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Techniques used in production


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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.72-R
Primary reference Number: 125014
Vesme: 7 III/III
Rizzi: 228 III/III
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 7 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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