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Unknown Lady: 3826

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 27 (Glaisher)

Titles

Unknown Lady

Maker(s)

Miniaturist: Cooper, Samuel

Categories

Notes

History note: William Ashley; his sale Christie's, 15 May 1884 (15); L.D. Cunliffe

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1660

Note

Formerly called Lady Lucy Percy.

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Watercolour

Components of the work

Support composed of vellum (skin) ( on card)
Vellum (skin) Height 67 mm Width 55 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour on vellum on card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: S.C.
  • Location: Lower centre right
  • Method of creation: Black
  • Type: Signature

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 3826
Primary reference Number: 17671
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 26 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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