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Sections of friezes: 4072

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Titles

Sections of friezes

Maker(s)

Maccari, Leopoldo (Draughtsman)

Legal notes

From the University Purchase Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 300 mm
Width: 210 mm

Relative size of this object

21 m30 m What does this represent?

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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 wash
Yellow wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Meidum composed of black ink pinkish-brown wash

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and black ink, black, yellow and pinkish-brown wash on lightly squared paper

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: 4072
Primary reference Number: 37624
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 7 August 2019 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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