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The death of the Virgin: PD.83-2006

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Current Location: In storage


The death of the Virgin


Draughtsman: Nebbia, Cesare (Circle of)




On fan shaped paper


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

Measurements and weight

Height: 128 mm
Width: 318 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

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Materials used in production

Brown ink
Brown wash
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and brown ink, brown wash, hightened with white over traces of black chalk, with borders drawn in black and gold ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.83-2006
Primary reference Number: 163303
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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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