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Democritus in Meditation: 31.I.8-139

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Democritus in Meditation


Rosa, Salvator (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1662


State II/II

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Techniques used in production

Drypoint Etching

Identification numbers

Accession number: 31.I.8-139
Primary reference Number: 128821
Bartsch: 7
Illustrated Bartsch: 7 (271)
Illustrated Bartsch Commentary: 4512.007
Wallace (Rosa): 104
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 10 May 2013 Last processed: Monday 29 March 2021

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

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