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Montague Bertie, 2nd Earl of Lindsey c. 1608-66: 3788

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Current Location: In storage


Montague Bertie, 2nd Earl of Lindsey c. 1608-66


Miniaturist: Rosse, Susan Penelope, (nee Gibson)



Legal notes

In memory of his son, Crispin de Pass.

Measurements and weight

Height: 78 mm
Width: 60 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Pass, Alfred A. de


Production date: ? AD 1657 : 'Date to be considered a later addition.' (Bayne-Powell, 1985)


Formerly attributed to Samuel Cooper

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of vellum (skin) ( on car)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour on vellum on card

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: S C
  • Location: Centre left
  • Method of creation: Gold
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1657
  • Location: Centre left, following the above
  • Method of creation: Gold
  • Type: Date

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 3788
Primary reference Number: 18199
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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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