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Capriccio - tomb of the Horatii and Cuniati, Albano: 3657

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Titles

Capriccio - tomb of the Horatii and Cuniati, Albano

Maker(s)

Clérisseau, Charles Louis (Draughtsman)

Measurements and weight

Height: 305 mm
Width: 415 mm

Relative size of this object

41.5 m30.5 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1821) by Whittaker, J. W.

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Ink
Gouache

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour, gouache, pen and ink, on paper, laid down on engraved page of arch. details. (Pl. VIII) Cf. Desgodetz (?)
Pen and ink

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: No 49
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Identification numbers

Accession number: 3657
Primary reference Number: 6222
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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