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The birth of Abel: P.4122-R-34

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The birth of Abel


Printmaker: Faccioli, Girolamo (Attributed)
Printmaker: Soye, Philippe (Previously attributed)
Draughtsman: Salviati, Francesco (Francesco de' Rossi)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1928) by Whitley, Leonard

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Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Cum dulce arridens pueriliter oscula matris / ...
  • Location: Plate left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.4122-R-34
Primary reference Number: 199983
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Audit data

Created: Monday 8 December 2014 Updated: Monday 8 December 2014 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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