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Frontispiece to 'The Tale of Troy' Part I The Iliad: PD.58-1998.f.73

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Frontispiece to 'The Tale of Troy' Part I The Iliad


Printmaker: Crane, Walter
Printmaker: Leighton, Frederic, Baron (After)




History note: Possibly Aglaia Cronio (née Ionides); Christie's 7 June 1996, lot 557; Christie's, 24 November 1998, lot 169

Legal notes

With a contribution from the M.G.C. / V. and A. Purchase Grant Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 304 mm
Width: 217 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1998) by Christie's

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.58-1998.f.73
Primary reference Number: 26543
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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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