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Design for a lozenge: Obadiah bringing Elijah's message to Ahab: 4084

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Titles

Design for a lozenge: Obadiah bringing Elijah's message to Ahab

Maker(s)

Maccari, Leopoldo (Draughtsman)

Legal notes

From the University Purchase Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 92 mm
Width: 110 mm

Relative size of this object

11 m9.2 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 ink
Blue-green wash
Black wash
Ochre wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and black, black, ochre, lilac and blue-green wash on lightly squared paper

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 4084
Primary reference Number: 37642
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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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