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St Dominic receiving the Rosary from the Virgin Mary: 171

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Titles

St Dominic receiving the Rosary from the Virgin Mary

Maker(s)

Unknown (Painter)

Measurements and weight

Height: 37.5 cm
Width: 26.6 cm

Relative size of this object

26.6 cm37.5 cm What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1834) by Mesman, Daniel

Dating

Late 17th Century
1674 CE - 1755 CE

Note

Perhaps Pier Leone Ghezzi

School or Style

Italian Roman School

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of copper

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on copper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 171
Primary reference Number: 596
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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