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Walking Man, Looking Upwards: M.19-1997

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Walking Man, Looking Upwards


Probably Unknown


Bronze, cast, after a wooden model.


History note: E.G. Raphael Collection, Mayfair; with Copper & Adams by 16 Sept. 1943; purchased on 25 Feb. 1944 by Lt Col. the Hon. M.T. Boscawen, DSO, MC (1892-1958); bequeathed to his sister, the Hon. Mrs Pamela Sherek

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Bequeathed by the Hon. Mrs Pamela Sherek, from the collection of the late Lt. Col. the Hon. M.T. Boscawen, DSO, MC, in his memory.

Measurements and weight

Height: 28 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1995) by Sherek, Pamela


Second half of 16th century
Circa 1560 - 1600


Purchased in 1943 as by Francesco de Sant' Agata, but probably French - previously possibly German

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Components of the work

Bronze Depth 8.7 cm Height 19.8 cm Width 6.6 cm
Base Depth 9.3 cm Height 8.2 cm Width 7.5 cm

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Techniques used in production

Casting (process) : Bronze, cast

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Identification numbers

Accession number: M.19-1997
Primary reference Number: 13772
Old object number: B.20.
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_19_1997
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 14 March 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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