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St Jerome and the Lion: 2607

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Object information

Titles

St Jerome and the Lion

Maker(s)

Ribera, Jusepe de (lo Spagnoletto) (Draughtsman)

Notes

History note: B. Geiger; sold Sotheby's, 7-10 December 1920, lot 306

Measurements and weight

Height: 226 mm
Width: 149 mm

Relative size of this object

14.9 m22.6 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Brangwyn, Frank

School or Style

Spanish School

Materials used in production

Grey wash
Brown ink

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Pen and brown ink, with grey wash, on paper, laid down

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 216
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2607
Primary reference Number: 6003
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 19 July 2021 Last processed: Monday 19 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Drawing" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/6003 Accessed: 2021-12-01 03:49:27

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