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Drawings of a Venetian model, naked: 2527

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

Drawings of a Venetian model, naked

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Sickert, Walter Richard

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Measurements and weight

Height: 620 mm
Width: 475 mm

Relative size of this object

47.5 m62 m What does this represent?

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Place(s) associated

  • Venice

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray

Dating

Production date: AD 1903 : one of a group of drawings done in Venice in 1903 when Sickert was staying at 940 Calle dei Frati

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( blue)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Black chalk on blue paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Calle dei Frati Venezia / preso la chiesa di San Zanipaolo (in the hand of the artist)
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Text: Rd: St: A.R.A.
  • Location: Lower right, right, below centre
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2527
Primary reference Number: 13576
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Saturday 27 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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