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A Rishi's spirit ascending to commune with the Immortals: TEMP.153

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A Rishi's spirit ascending to commune with the Immortals


Draughtsman: Unknown




History note: From Gouse Collection; purchased from Abt., Paris, 1918

Legal notes

Bequeathed 1941.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1948) by Raphael, Oscar C.

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Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Sight Size Height 391 mm Width 263 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Raphael no. 153. / Japanese drawing. A rishi's spirit / ascending to commune with the / immortals. Face and neck flesh / tints; robe tinted blue; green / bamboo. C. 15" x 11" / From Gouse collection. / Bought from Abt, Paris, 1918
  • Location: Mount, verso
  • Method of creation: MS label

Identification numbers

Accession number: TEMP.153
Primary reference Number: 35601
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Saturday 27 March 2021

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

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