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Joseph landing in Egypt: 3449

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Joseph landing in Egypt

Maker(s)

Miniaturist: Unknown

Categories

Measurements and weight

Height: 217 mm
Width: 136 mm

Relative size of this object

13.6 m21.7 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1930-12) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Dating

Circa 1540 - Circa 1545

School or Style

Bukhara School

Materials used in production

Bodycolour
White bodycolour
Ink
Gold

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Bodycolour including white, pen and ink with gold on paper, let into album sheet

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 3449
Primary reference Number: 33416
MS.327(2)
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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