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The birth of the Virgin: V.3-214

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The birth of the Virgin


Printmaker: Faucci, Carlo
Draughtsman: Cipriani, Giovanni Battista (After)
Painter: Pietro da Cortona (Pietro Berrettini) (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1879) by VanSittart, Augustus Arthur


18th Century
Production date: AD 1762


After an intermediary drawing by Cipriani

School or Style


Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: V.3-214
Primary reference Number: 178053
Nagler (Künstler-Lexicon): IV.253, 8
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 7 August 2011 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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