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A study of two draped female figures: 2069

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Current Location: In storage


A study of two draped female figures


Draughtsman: Greco, El (Domenico Theotocopuli) (Attributed)




History note: Charles Ricketts and Charles Shannon; on loan to the Fitzwilliam Museum 1933-37

Legal notes

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

Measurements and weight

Height: 260 mm
Width: 176 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa 1548 - 1614


Formerly attributed to El Greco.

School or Style

Venetian School

Materials used in production

Grey wash
Brown wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( faded blue-grey)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Brush in brown and grey, heightened with bodycolour on faded blue-grey paper

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Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: 2069
Primary reference Number: 5997
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 7 June 2022 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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