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A bare headed ascetic seated under a tree: Marlay 40-pl.10

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Current Location: In storage


A bare headed ascetic seated under a tree


Miniaturist: Unknown


Measurements and weight

Height: 158 mm
Width: 86 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley


17th Century#
Production date: ? AD 1633

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Materials used in production

White bodycolour

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

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

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Identification numbers

Accession number: Marlay 40-pl.10
Primary reference Number: 34759
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Audit data

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