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Old man drinking (Portrait of Adam van Noort): 2083

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Old man drinking (Portrait of Adam van Noort)

Maker(s)

Jordaens, Jacob (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: Ricketts and Shannon Collection

Legal notes

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

Measurements and weight

Height: 187 mm
Width: 136 mm

Relative size of this object

13.6 m18.7 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Note

Life-study, used by Jordaens for the figure of the King in 'The King drinks' of c.1638-39 in the Musee des Beaux-Arts, Brussels [No.664]

School or Style

Flemish

Materials used in production

Whitening
Black chalk
Red chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Red and black chalk, heightened with white, on paper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2083
Primary reference Number: 4757
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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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