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The Passover: PD.978-1963

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The Passover


Draughtsman: Solomon, Simeon




History note: Purchased from the artist by Frederick Hollyer, the Victorian photographer and father of the donor

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1963) by Hollyer, Eleanor M.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Light-brown wash
Red-brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( stuck down)
Sight Size Height 100 mm Width 125 mm

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen, graphite, red-brown ink, light brown wash, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: And this vae ye done again, covering the [al] / tar of the Lord with tears, with weeping, and / with crying out insomuch that he regardeth / not the offering any more, or receiveth it / with good will at your hand / Yet ye say, wherefore? Because the Lord / hath been witness between thee and the / wife of thy youth against whom thou hast / dealt treacherously: yet is she thy compa / nion and the wife of thy covenant. Malachi II. V,13.14
  • Location: Verso

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.978-1963
Primary reference Number: 13636
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 6 September 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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