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Scene in a rocky landscape: Marlay 40-pl.1

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Scene in a rocky landscape


Miniaturist: Unknown


Measurements and weight

Height: 215 mm
Width: 149 mm

Relative size of this object

14.9 m21.5 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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


Dr. K.N. Sita Ram (1932-04-06): Indo-Persian, late 16th Century. Dr. Stella Kramnisch (1937-06-17): Probably Deccani School, early 17th Century.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: Marlay 40-pl.1
Primary reference Number: 34957
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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