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Two young men in the upper chamber of a pavilion, outside which are a steward, two attendants and a maidservant: PD.141-1948

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Two young men in the upper chamber of a pavilion, outside which are a steward, two attendants and a maidservant

Maker(s)

Unknown (Miniaturist)

Description

Probably a page from a manuscript.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by P.C. Manuk and Miss G.M. Coles in 1946 through the National Art Collections Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 191 mm
Width: 52 mm

Relative size of this object

5.2 m19.1 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1948) by Manuk, P. C. and Coles, G. M., Miss

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1570

School or Style

Persian

Materials used in production

Bodycolour
White bodycolour
Ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Bodycolour including white, with pen and ink on paper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.141-1948
Primary reference Number: 33900
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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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