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Burning Books: P.5417-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Burning Books


Printmaker: Dente, Marco (Marco da Ravenna) (Possibly)
Painter: Salviati, Francesco (Francesco de' Rossi) (After)




History note: Sir Mark Masterman Sykes, Bart. (1771-1823); sale at Sotheby's 29th March and 11 following days, 1824, Lot 791 (3 prints); bt. S. Woodburn for the Fitzwilliam Museum.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1824) by Sykes, Mark Masterman


Circa 1510 - Before 1527

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Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: P.5417-R
Primary reference Number: 127433
Bartsch: 402
Illustrated Bartsch: 402 (304)
Lugt: 1897
Old object number: 1.K.13-17a
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 10 May 2013 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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Burning Books" Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-07-18 04:26:37

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