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Study of a head of a young man, looking up: 2183

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Study of a head of a young man, looking up

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Cossiers, Jan

Entities

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Notes

History note: Ricketts and Shannon

Legal notes

The Ricketts and Shannon Collection. Bequeathed by Charles Shannon, 1937

Measurements and weight

Height: 223 mm
Width: 193 mm

Relative size of this object

19.3 m22.3 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood

Note

Formerly assigned to Sir Anthony van Dyck

School or Style

Flemish

Materials used in production

White chalk
Black chalk
Red chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper

Techniques used in production

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

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: P P Rubens
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: F No. 3
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: 17
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2183
Primary reference Number: 4460
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 7 June 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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