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A seated piper: PD.155-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


A seated piper


Draughtsman: Saftleven, Cornelis




History note: Lord Milford (book-plate, verso); Sir John Philipps, Bart; with Messrs Colnaghi, bought Ingram (Lugt 1405a), 3 May 1949 (as C. Saftleven)

Measurements and weight

Height: 217 mm
Width: 180 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


1630 - 1635


Formerly attributed to Abraham Bloemaert [1566-1651]

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( grey)

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk on grey paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: A.16161
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.155-1963
Primary reference Number: 5150
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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