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St Sebastian: PD.406-1995

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St Sebastian


Goltzius, Hendrik (Draughtsman)

Legal notes

From the Rylands Fund.

Measurements and weight

Width: 179 mm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1995) by P. and D. Colnaghi and Co. Ltd


1590 - 1591

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Materials used in production

Black chalk
Red chalk

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black and red chalk on blue paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: monogram

  • Text: HG
  • Location: Recto
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: Jan Matthysz Bon
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Brown ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.406-1995
Primary reference Number: 4671
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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

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