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A seated child angel: PD.277-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


A seated child angel


Draughtsman: Duquesnoy, Fran├žois (il Fiammingo) (Attributed to)




History note: Unidentified collector's mark (not in Lugt); Ingram (Lugt 1405a) (marked twice)

Measurements and weight

Height: 234 mm
Width: 194 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Probably a design for a sculptural decoration; probably not by Dusquenoy. Perhaps Italian

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( buff)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk, heightened with white on buff laid paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: ap Corneliani
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.277-1963
Primary reference Number: 4545
Lugt: 1405a
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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