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Woman kneeling on the ground, a study for 'Veturia before Coriolanus' 1862: PD.51-2005

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Woman kneeling on the ground, a study for 'Veturia before Coriolanus' 1862


Lévy, Henri-Léopold



Legal notes

Given by Nicholas Turner in memory of his mother, Peggy Turner

Measurements and weight

Height: 200 mm
Width: 308 mm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2005) by Turner, Nicholas


Production date: circa AD 1862

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Materials used in production

White chalk
Grey paper
Black chalk

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black and white chalks and stump on grey paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.51-2005
Primary reference Number: 125030
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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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Woman kneeling on the ground, a study for 'Veturia before Coriolanus' 1862" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-12-07 16:25:19

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