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Head of a black woman with a lace kerchief hat: P.385-1947

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Head of a black woman with a lace kerchief hat


Printmaker: Unknown
Printmaker: Hollar, Wenceslaus (After)



Legal notes

Bought from the Perceval Fund with the aid of a donation from Louis C. G. Clarke, M.A.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1947)


17th Century#
1645 CE -


Copy after Hollar's etching of 1645, in reverse and enlarged

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Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: P.385-1947
Primary reference Number: 203099
New Hollstein (German): 815 copy c
Pennington: 2008
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Audit data

Created: Friday 3 July 2015 Updated: Monday 13 November 2023 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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