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God Tells Abraham His Destiny: P.7-1937

Object information

Current Location: In storage


God Tells Abraham His Destiny


Printmaker: Borgianni, Orazio
Painter: Sanzio, Raffaello (After)




History note: Transferred from the University Library to whom they were given by Mrs. Pearson after the death of her husband, Karl Pearson, Hon. Fellow of King's College.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Transferred (1837) by Cambridge University Library


Production date: circa AD 1615

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.7-1937
Primary reference Number: 128271
Bartsch: 14
Illustrated Bartsch: 14 (317)
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 10 May 2013 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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