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Standing peasant woman: PD.133-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Standing peasant woman


Draughtsman: Bega, Cornelis Pietersz.




History note: Henry Oppenheimer, sold Christie's, 13 July 1936, part of lot 259; bt. P. & D. Colnaghi, for Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 285 mm
Width: 176 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1963) by Ingram, Bruce Stirling, Sir

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Materials used in production

Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: (a slight, outline sketch of the same figure)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black chalk

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.133-1963
Primary reference Number: 4237
Lugt: 1405a
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 26 July 2023 Last processed: Wednesday 26 July 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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