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Self-portrait in a mirror: PD.15-1986

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Self-portrait in a mirror


Painter: Monynihan, Rodrigo




History note: Christie's. 20 April 1951 (51); with Meatyard from whom bought by the donor

Legal notes

Through the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum.

Measurements and weight

Depth: 3.5 cm
Height: 30.3 cm
Width: 40.5 cm
Width: 45.7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1986) by Powell, C. N. Peter


Production date: AD 1940

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People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas
Frame Height 35.6 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Moynihan
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 40
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.15-1986
Primary reference Number: 3679
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 22 November 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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