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St Crescentinus on horseback, killing a dragon: 23.I.5-71

Object information

Current Location: In storage


St Crescentinus on horseback, killing a dragon


Printmaker: Ciamberlano, Luca



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount


Undescribed state?, with all lettering of first state erased, including monogram; see inscriptions

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Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Dedicato Alla Benigità dell' Sig.r e Pron. Sig.r Cesare Argeli mio
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Dedication
  • Text: 86
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number
  • Text: di V.S. Sauo Franco Jabadini D D D
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: 23.I.5-71
Primary reference Number: 307085
Bartsch: 71 ii?
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Audit data

Created: Friday 15 October 2021 Updated: Friday 15 October 2021 Last processed: Friday 15 October 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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