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Three Muses and a Putto with a Lyre: 37.1-59

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Three Muses and a Putto with a Lyre


Printmaker: Ghisi, Giorgio
Painter: Primaticcio, Francesco (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount


Circa 1560 - Circa 1569


State II/VI

School or Style


Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: 37.1-59
Primary reference Number: 127878
Bartsch: 36
Illustrated Bartsch: 36 (400)
Lewis: 34
Old location number: 37.1.40c
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 10 May 2013 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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