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The birth of the Virgin (?): PD.80-2006

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Current Location: In storage


The birth of the Virgin (?)


Draughtsman: Faccini, Pietro




History note: Jane Worship ( great grand-mother of the donor ) by descent to donor

Measurements and weight

Height: 403 mm
Width: 265 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2006) by Vaux, Helen, Miss


Formerly attributed to Niccolosio Granello

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Materials used in production

Brown ink
Brown wash
Black chalk

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and brown ink, brown wash over black chalk, squared for transfer

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.80-2006
Primary reference Number: 163302
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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