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A Sibyl holding a tablet: 31.K.9-30

Object information

Current Location: In storage


A Sibyl holding a tablet


Printmaker: Coriolano, Bartolomeo
Draughtsman: Reni, Guido (After)



Acquisition and important dates

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


17th Century#
Production date: circa AD 1640


With lower black margin.

School or Style


Techniques used in production

Chiaroscuro woodcut : Printed from a key block and a tone block in green

Identification numbers

Accession number: 31.K.9-30
Primary reference Number: 129257
Bartsch: 4
Illustrated Bartsch: 88.4
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Audit data

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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