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Designs for the Presbytery and the Choir: 4089

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Designs for the Presbytery and the Choir


Draughtsman: Maccari, Leopoldo



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From the University Purchase Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 226 mm
Width: 620 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

School or Style

Sienese School

Materials used in production

Black ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and black ink with graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Frieze of the Israelites in the Wilderness, half-figures
  • Location: Below top, centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: below each drawing, apart from the frieze and the two drawings bottom right, from left to right

  • Text: 56,30; 56,110; 56,10; 56,80; 56,20; 56,120; 56,140
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: 4089
Primary reference Number: 37657
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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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