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Unknown Man: 3827

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 27 (Glaisher)

Titles

Unknown Man

Maker(s)

Miniaturist: Cooper, Samuel

Categories

Notes

History note: ?Countess of Caledon; L.D. Cunliffe

Measurements and weight

Height: 61 mm
Width: 50 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Cunliffe, Leonard Daneham

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1653

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour

Components of the work

Support composed of vellum (skin) ( on card)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour on vellum on card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: S C
  • Location: Centre right
  • Method of creation: Gold
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1653
  • Location: Centre right, below the above
  • Method of creation: Gold
  • Type: Date

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3827
Primary reference Number: 17668
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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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