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Reclining female nude: 2943

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Reclining female nude

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Unknown

Entities

Categories

Measurements and weight

Height: 256 mm
Width: 268 mm

Relative size of this object

26.8 m25.6 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Transferred (1876) by Cambridge University Library

Note

?copy after Backer

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

White chalk
Black chalk
Red chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( buff)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Black, red and white chalk on buff-coloured paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: N 25 5 B
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: Guido
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 155
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2943
Primary reference Number: 4061
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Reclining female nude" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/4061 Accessed: 2022-12-03 23:32:06

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