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Design for a window: 2962

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Object information

Titles

Design for a window

Maker(s)

Attributed to Noort, Adam van (Draughtsman)

Description

Upper part: Moses with the Tables of the Law; lower part: Ezekiel in the Valley of the Bones

Legal notes

Bequeathed by the Rev. R. E. Kerrich 1872 (received 1873)

Measurements and weight

Height: 445 mm
Width: 230 mm

Relative size of this object

23 m44.5 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1873) by Kerrich, Richard Edward

Note

Formerly catalogued as 'Anonymous, Flemish School, 2nd half of 16th Century'

School or Style

Flemish

Materials used in production

Brown ink
Brown-grey wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink, brown-grey wash, on paper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2962
Primary reference Number: 4070
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Audit data

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

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) "Design for a window" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/4070 Accessed: 2022-07-03 16:44:46

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