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Hortense Mancini, Duchesse de Mazarin ?1646-99: 3892

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Current Location: In storage


Hortense Mancini, Duchesse de Mazarin ?1646-99


Miniaturist: Unknown



Measurements and weight

Height: 57 mm
Width: 49 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa AD 1660

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Materials used in production


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: Mme La Du Mazari[n]
  • Location: Either side of the sitter's head
  • Method of creation: Gold
  • Text: by / Lespinier√©
  • Location: Verso

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 3892
Primary reference Number: 17939
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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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