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The Death of Absalom: 4070

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Titles

The Death of Absalom

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Maccari, Leopoldo

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Legal notes

From the University Purchase Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 437 mm
Width: 393 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1875) by The Fitzwilliam Museum Syndicate

School or Style

Italian
Sienese School

Materials used in production

Black ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Meidum composed of black wash light-brown wash

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and black ink, black and light brown wash on lightly squared paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: ABSALON.VIDI.PENDER.PECHAPELLI.POICHE.FEDO.LACHAMERA.PATERNA*ETUCTO.ERA FILCATODIQUADRELLI.
  • Location: Below
  • Method of creation: Black ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 4070
Primary reference Number: 37620
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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