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The Rest on the Flight into Egypt: PD.6-2013

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Current Location: In storage


The Rest on the Flight into Egypt


Solimena, Francesco (Attributed)




History note: Duke of Norfolk, Norfolk House, St. James Square, London; Christie's, London, 11 February 1938 (Norfolk House sale), lot 72 as 'Carracci'; Denis Mahon.

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Presented by the Trustees of Sir Denis Mahon's Charitable Trust through the Art Fund, 2013

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Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2013) by Mahon, Denis

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Painting : Oil on copper

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  • Text: Andree Sacchi Pict
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Inscription

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Accession number: PD.6-2013
Primary reference Number: 197281
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Created: Friday 13 September 2013 Updated: Friday 26 March 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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