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Tomb of an Anonymous Priest: 4096

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Titles

Tomb of an Anonymous Priest

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Maccari, Leopoldo

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Legal notes

From the University Purchase Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 277 mm
Width: 145 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
Graphite

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and black ink over graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: VENERABILIS.SACEDOTIS.D.VIVAE.CANONICI.ET.DOCTORIS.CORPUS.HIC POSTUM.EST.OBIIT.MCCCCLXVIII
  • Location: Around the image
  • Method of creation: Black ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 4096
Primary reference Number: 37672
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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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