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The Road to Calvary: M.Add.16

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Current Location: Gallery 8


The Road to Calvary


Painter: Sanchez, Anton
Painter: Sanchez, Diego




History note: From a religious house in the province of Cordova; with the Spanish Art Gallery, London (Lionel Harris), by 1913, whence it was bought

Legal notes

Bought from the Marlay Fund, 1925

Measurements and weight

Height: 100.3 cm
Width: 129 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1925) by Marlay Fund

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People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of panel (wood)

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on panel

Inscription or legends present

  • Location: Round St. John's halo
  • Location: Edge of the left-hand shield
  • Location: The edge of the shield to the right
  • Text: An Ses y diego Ses pintores: (see published catalogue for accurate transcription)
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: M.Add.16
Primary reference Number: 3050
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 5 September 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 5 September 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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