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The Drunken Silenus ("The Tazza Farnese"): 23.I.4-85

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Current Location: In storage


The Drunken Silenus ("The Tazza Farnese")


Printmaker: Ciamberlano, Luca
Printmaker: Carracci, Annibale (After)



Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa 1620 - Circa 1640


Engraving in reverse, in a octagonal format. State II/II.

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Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: 23.I.4-85
Primary reference Number: 128576
Bartsch: 18 reverse copy
Bohlin (Carracci): 19 reverse copy
Illustrated Bartsch Commentary: 3906.018 C2 S2
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 10 May 2013 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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