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Man seated on an animal skin with a mirror behind: 4166(10)

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Man seated on an animal skin with a mirror behind

Maker(s)

Sunqua (Attributed)

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Measurements and weight

Height: 365 mm
Width: 256 mm

Relative size of this object

25.6 m36.5 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1909) by Bothamley, Rev. H.

School or Style

Chinese

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Bodycolour
White highlights
Ink

Components of the work

Support composed of pith paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Watercolour, bodycolour, and ink with heightening in white, gold and silver on pith paper, laid down with with strips of blue silk-covered paper

Identification numbers

Accession number: 4166(10)
Primary reference Number: 185636
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Audit data

Created: Monday 10 October 2011 Updated: Monday 25 July 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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