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Head of a black woman with a lace kerchief hat: 31.I.4-583

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Current Location: In storage


Head of a black woman with a lace kerchief hat


Printmaker: Hollar, Wenceslaus




Pasted in album 31.I.4 on page annotated '8.322.9'; grouped on page with 31.I.4-579-584

Acquisition and important dates

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


17th Century#
Production date: AD 1645

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 31.I.4-583
Primary reference Number: 312656
New Hollstein (German): 815
Pennington: 2007
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Created: Tuesday 16 May 2023 Updated: Monday 29 January 2024 Last processed: Thursday 1 February 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

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