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Putti in clouds, around a cartouche: PD.52-1961

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Current Location: In storage


Putti in clouds, around a cartouche


Draughtsman: Boucher, Fran├žois




History note: W.O. ? 1886; Comte sale; bought from Agnew, 1911 by Louis C.G. Clarke

Legal notes

Bequeathed 1960, received 1961

Measurements and weight

Height: 571 mm
Width: 470 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1961) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray

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Materials used in production

Grey wash
Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk and grey wash on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Choisie pour panneaux de porte / a deux ecussons .... / quelques amour (r)s portant (?) / des fleurs (visible under ultra-violet light)
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Ink

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.52-1961
Primary reference Number: 6104
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 16 June 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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