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Pygmalion sculpting: 30.I.12-96

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Pygmalion sculpting
Ovid's Metamorphoses


Printmaker: Unknown
Printmaker: Baur, Johann Wilhelm




Anonymous copy in reverse after Baur (plate no. 96 in Baur's set and also the copy by Kusel).


History note: John MacGouan, sale 13th May 1803 and 5 following days, lot 104 (16 prints)

Acquisition and important dates

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

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: 30.I.12-96
Primary reference Number: 307612
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 21 December 2021 Updated: Tuesday 4 January 2022 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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